Professional development course on Environment health & safety for oil and gas sector, 24 July – 02 August 2017

This ten days customized professional development training course on Environment Health & Safety For Oil and Gas Sector is prepared for the professionals of Bangladesh Oil, Gas and Mineral Corporation (Petrobangla) and its subsidiary companies. This course is useful for officers, especially those involved in the relevant work: manager, line managers, supervisors, environmental engineers, technicians, HSE professionals, project managers, and professionals responsible for designing, implementing or supporting HSE management.

Bangladesh Minerals, Oil and Gas Corporation (BMOGC) was established pursuant to President’s Order no. 27 of 26 March, 1972 for dealing with the exploration and development of oil, gas and mineral resources of the country. The activities of the Corporation relating to minerals was segregated and placed under a new organization named Bangladesh Mineral Exploration and Development Corporation (BMEDC). The reconstituted Bangladesh Oil and Gas Corporation (BOGC) was short-named “Petrobangla” in August, 1974. In November, 1976, by promulgation of the Ordinance # 88, the import, refining and marketing of crude and petroleum products were separated and vested with the newly-formed Bangladesh Petroleum Corporation (BPC). BOGC and BMEDC were merged into a single entity under the name “Bangladesh Oil, Gas and Mineral Corporation (BOGMC)” in April, 1985. The Corporation was short named “Petrobangla” and given power to hold shares or interest in any company formed for the purpose of exploration and exploitation of oil, gas and mineral resources.

Objective:  The principal aim of this course is to enhance the skills of the participants on the role and commitment in the health, safety and environment action plan. The participants are also expected to understand and learn on HSE control tools and hazards identification techniques. The participants will learn the best practices in crisis management and the accountabilities and responsibilities of the leadership-challenge.

TIMING: The training program will be held during 24 July – 02 August 2017 (excluding travel time). The participants will arrive on 23 July 2017 and leave on 03 August 2017.

VENUE: Surabaya and Bali, Indonesia

CLIENT/DONOR: Bangladesh Oil, Gas & Mineral Corporation (Petrobangla)

PARTICIPANTS: The participants for this course will be selected by Bangladesh Oil, Gas and Mineral Corporation (Petrobangla). It is expected that there will be 14 participants attending the program.



CONTACT  Mr. Fazle Karim

Head,Information Technology & Engineering

AIT Extension, Asian Institute of Technology


Phone: 02 524 5311