Permit to Work (PTW) Training for High Risk Activities

This course will equip participants with the knowledge of permit to work system and certify them as competent to use PTW for high risk activities.

The permit to work training and certification is compulsory for anyone involved in hazardous activities like: cold work, confined space, hot work, electrical work, excavation, working at height, chemicals, diving, oil & gas, etc.

Personnel who issue or sign-off permits will also benefit from this course.

Course overview

Permit to work system ensures that hazardous high risk activities, ie tasks that have the potential to cause serious injury or death, are caried out under specific permission (permit) from an authorized competent person.

This ptw hse training course explains the purpose of permit to work, why ptw system is important, the roles and responsibilities of concerned personnel, how to prepare and issue a permit. And ultimately equips participants with effective knowledge on how to us PTW system to work safely.

Therefore, if your job description or career include high risk activities it is compulsory that you know what permit to work system is all about. Enrol for this course today!

2 Days (or a weekend) including the assessment examination.

• Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm Daily

• Date: We conduct PTW hse training once a month from January to December.

• Training Schedule: Thursdays - Fridays (all training centers) | Saturdays - Sundays (some training centers).

What should be included in a Permit to Work System hse Training?

• Introduction to Permits to Work (PTW) Systems: What is ptw system; what type of work requires a ptw; when is a ptw required; who is responsible for ptw; why permit to work (ptw) hse is important

• Health and safety (HSE) regulations

• How to design a suitable and effective permit to work system | job safety analysis (JSA): hazards and risks, precautions control measures and procedures, training & competence, personnel protective equipment (PPE); design of ptw

• Control measures like plant isolation/lock out tag out (LOTO) procedures

• Procedures for issuing a permit to work

• How to handle or display a permit

• Termination or close-out of a permit to work

• Limitations of PTW hse system: inadequately designed ptw; inadequate training; poor safety culture, supervision, human errors, etc

• Course summary and final assessment

Candidates would be assessed by:

• a written assessment of 20 multiple choice questions to be answered in 30 minutes;

• participants are expected to score a pass mark of 80%, and

• you can take the assessment as many times as you want at no extra charge.

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At the end of this course, participants will understand:

• What a permit to work system is all about.

• Who is responsible for preparing and issuing permits.

• What roles supervisors and workers have to play within a permit.

• What necessary information should be in a PTW.

• What workers must do before permits are issued and when they are in place.

• The importance of displaying permits and ensuring everyone is aware of it.

• How to handle difficulties while working with a permit.

There are no specific barriers, in terms of academic qualifications, skills or experience to entry to the permit to work (PTW) system hse training programme.

The course is open to anyone whose job involves high risk activities that could cause a serious injury or even death. Organizations and personnel involved in developing, issuing and signing-off permts will also benefit from this ptw hse training course.

N40,000 per participant.

The course fee covers: registration, ptw hse training course manual, refreshment, assessment and International certification from the World Safety Organization (WSO), USA.

Installmental payment is allowed. However, payment should be completed before candidate can seat for the certification assessment

We also give a discount for corporate organizations that register upto five delegates. You can also enjoy the discount when you register as a group.

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Candidates who successfully complete the course will receive internationally recognized permit to work (ptw) hse certificates, directly from the World Safety Organization, with a global seal of recognition.

Furthermore, companies that register upto four participants will receive complementary attestation certificate from Hsetrain Int'l. This and other staff hse training documents could be used as a proof of compliance during audits.

Yes, the certificates are internationally recognized. The training is accredited and certificates issued directly by the World Safety Organization (WSO), USA with an international seal of recognition.

HSETrain Int'l (RC 1514909) is an accredited WSO permit to work hse training center in Nigeria. Accreditation No: 0464( Click to verify)

We are also accredited by:

• The National Industrial Safety Council of Nigeria (NISCN); Accreditation No: 10203

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• The Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON) | Accreditation No: 7588

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• The Nigeria Red Cross Society. Accreditation No: Rv0104386 ( Click to verify)

We are affiliated to other international organizations, such as:

• QRO Certification LLP (Click to verify)

• TVE International Certification (Pvt) Ltd (Click to verify)

• Chartered Quality Institute (CQI) | International Register of Certified Auditors (IRCA)

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• We provide high quality PTW hse training in Lagos State: 1st Floor Pontaville House, 1 Shasha Road, beside De Santos Hotel, Dopemu, Lagos Mainland. Phone: 08162430555;

• Lagos Island: Suite C191, behind Providus Bank, Road 2, Ikota Shopping Complex, VGC Lekki, Lagos Island. Phone 08169260852.

• Port Harcourt: 17 Trans-Woji Slaughter Road, beside NNPC Filling Station, Woji, Port Harcourt, Rivers State. Phone: 07067658743.

• Abuja: Suite C14, Nkwegu Plaza, A17 Old Federal Secretariat Road, Area 3 Junction, Durumi, Abuja FCT. Phone: 09068901163.

We also conduct permit to work hse training in Ibadan, Asaba, Enugu, Awka, Adamawa, Yenagoa, Kaduna, Warri, Owerri and other states in Nigeria.

Our trainings can also be conducted at your company facility and tailored to suit your needs.

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HSE Training Institute is the foremost safety and oilfield training provider in Nigeria. We are registered in Nigeria (RC 1514909) and have a proven track record delivering excellent courses to individuals and corporate organizations. The structure of our courses and materials are based on international standards and accreditations in safety and oilfield trainings.

We get feedback from employers of labour. Hence, we focus our trainings on the most practical aspects that are relevant to the industry.

We help organizations comply with regulations and build their management systems to ISO standards

You will get a globally recognized certificate that will boost your career and job search prospects, when you train with us.

Organizations usually use our certificates as a prove of compliance to regulations and employees show their bosses that they have gained their knowledge from the experts!

In addition, we offer job search assistance and free career counselling after training.

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HSE Training Institute provides training in a comfortable and secure environment with airconditioned training studios and free parking spaces.

Our courses are delivered by experienced instructors and our facilities are fully equipped with current industry instruction materials.

Participants are given training materials and support, after payment, to ease your learning.

In addition, our talent hunters are in constant touch with companies in order to supply skilled manpower from our pool of successful trainees.

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Classroom Training:

offers students the opportunity to attend one of our scheduled high-impact courses held across our ultra-morden facilities. . In-depth lessons and sectional quizzes in the theory and application of methods, ample opportunities for hands-on experience and valuable interaction with the instructors sets up the optimal environment for preparing students to confidently enter the work place and fulfill all the formal training recommended in international standards documents for qualification and certification of personnel.

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Online Training:

offers students and employers a significant benefit in savings of both time and travel expense. Web-based Training is a robust tool for anyone who needs the qualifying formal studies recommended by international industry standards but is perhaps too far away to attend a class at our facility, has scheduling constraints, or needs a handy way of taking a refresher course. Same quality of training and certification are obtained to give you "peace of mind".

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Corporate Training:

On-site Training at your location offers you the opportunity to save significant travel expenses for the employees you wish to have trained and still fulfill all the formal training recommended in the industry for qualification and certification of personnel: Our corporate clients enjoy bespoke training structure that suits their unique demands.

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We allow installmental payments. But payments must be completed on or before you seat for the certification assessment.

It is more than training, we deliver peace of mind!

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