Developing and Sustaining an Effective Safety Culture

An Intensive 5-day Training Course

Developing and Sustaining an
Effective Safety Culture

Delivering our Safety Visions and Beliefs

Developing and Sustaining an Effective Safety Culture

Scheduled Dates


22 - 26 Jul 2024 Istanbul - Turkey $5,950 RESERVE A SEAT
21 - 25 Oct 2024 Kuala Lumpur - Malaysia $5,950 RESERVE A SEAT
02 - 06 Dec 2024 Dubai - UAE $5,950 RESERVE A SEAT
21 - 25 Apr 2025 London - UK $5,950 RESERVE A SEAT

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Why Choose this Training Course?

This highly-interactive Developing and Sustaining an Effective Safety Culture training course will give you the skills and confidence to develop and sustain an effective safety culture that will enable your business to flourish. This PetroKnowledge training course will provide delegates with a unique blend of proven management techniques and practical implementation to ensure a sustainable culture is achieved that will be a crucial aid to maximising business performance.

A successful safety culture is widely accepted as being the essential component of an organisation’s safety management system. Culture is to an organization as personality is to an individual in that each individual has one and each organization has one. A culture, just like a personality, is unique to each organization however a culture can either be supportive and stimulating or, if not carefully developed, highly debilitating and destructive. This training course will provide you with the all the necessary tools to create your own unique and effective safety culture that will empower your workforce.

This Developing and Sustaining an Effective Safety Culture training course will highlight:

  • The Impact of an Effective Safety Culture on Achieving Good Safety Management
  • How to Establish a Safety Culture and Identify Behavioural Change Improvement Opportunities
  • How to Assess the Safety Culture of an Organisation and the Use of the HSE Cultural Change Model
  • The Importance of Human Factors and the Work of Taylor, Herzberg, McGregor and Maslow
  • The Business Benefits of Sustaining an Effective Safety Culture

What are the Goals?

At the end of this Developing and Sustaining an Effective Safety Culture training course, you will:

  • Develop a clear understanding of human factors and their importance in developing an effective safety culture
  • Appreciate the elements of safety management systems and their purpose
  • Understand the consequences of behavioural acts and omissions as prime causes of accidents and adverse events
  • Understand how to develop a step-by-step safety cultural improvement programme within your own organisation
  • Develop skills for identifying, evaluating and implementing cost effective solutions for influencing behavioural change

Who is this Training Course for?

This PetroKnowledge Developing and Sustaining an Effective Safety Culture training course is suitable to a wide range of professionals but will greatly benefit:

  • All Line Managers and Supervisors
  • Production and Process Engineers
  • Maintenance Personnel
  • HSE Personnel
  • Human Resources Professionals
  • Any other personnel who are involved in planning and implementing the organisation’s HSE management system

How will this Training Course be Presented?

Participants to this Developing and Sustaining an Effective Safety Culture training course will receive a thorough training on the subjects covered by the training course outline with a highly experienced instructor utilising a variety of proven adult learning teaching and facilitation techniques. This will include active participation during the training through the use of exercises, case studies and open discussion forums. Videos shown will encourage further discussions and delegates are encouraged to bring forth and share their own experiences and issues from their organisations.

Organisational Impact

By developing and maintaining an effective safety culture an organisation will create a satisfied and empowered workforce and enhance their organisation’s reputation and profile. The organisational impact will be:

  • Professional Development of Staff
  • Improved Communications
  • Improved Safety Behaviour
  • Reduction in Incidents
  • Receiving Practical Steps for Changing Culture
  • Leaders better equipped to face adversity of incidents head on

Personal Impact

Participants will learn how to develop an effective safety culture using a variety of proven management techniques and interpersonal skills. The personal impact will be:

  • Understanding the integrated approach of safety culture
  • Be able to assess the safety culture of the organisation
  • Receiving practical methods to improve safety behaviour
  • Appreciating the importance of human factors
  • Developing a SMS based on safety culture principles
  • Recognising the benefits of an effective safety culture

Daily Agenda

Day One: Safety Culture and Leadership 
  • Safety Culture and Safety Climate
  • The Influence Factor
  • Leadership and Culture
  • Improving Safety Performance
  • Historical Review
Day Two: Safety Management Systems  
  • Safety Management Systems and Safety Culture Factors
  • Essential Safety Management System Components
  • Developing an Effective Safety Management System
  • Sustaining an Effective Safety Management System
  • Reasons for Safety Management System Failure
  • The True Benefits of an Effective Safety Management System
Day Three: HSE Model for Safety Culture  
  • Identifying Problem Areas
  • Dependent, Independent and Interdependent Cultures
  • Planning for Change
  • HSE Cultural Change Model
  • How and When to Intervene
  • Key Performance Indicators
  • Success Factors and Barriers
  • Attitude Questionnaires
Day Four: Behavioural Safety  
  • Safety Culture and Behavioural Safety
  • Human Factors
  • Negative and Positive Dimensions
  • Taylor, Herzberg, McGregor and Maslow
  • ABC Analysis (antecedents, behaviour and consequences)
  • What drives behaviour?
  • Natural Penalties and Consequences
Day Five: Assessing the Safety Culture  
  • Establishing the Current Status of a Safety Culture
  • Information Inputs and Questionnaires
  • Case Studies from Different Organisations
  • Managing People and their Attitude to Safety
  • Developing Questionnaires
  • Personal Action Plans
  • Course Review


  • On successful completion of this Training Course / Online Training Course, a PetroKnowledge Certificate / E-Certificate will be awarded to the delegates.

In Association With

GLOMACS Training

Our collaboration with GLOMACS aims to provide the best training services and benefits for our valued clients

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • To register online through our website, please click “Enroll Now” on the course page, complete and submit the form. A confirmation e-mail and instructions will be sent to the participant’s e-mail.
  • You may also get in touch with our Registration Team on
    +971 50 981 7386 | +971 2 557 7389 or send an email to [email protected]

  • Payments can be made in USD or UAE local currency AED (Arab Emirates Dirhams) either by Bank Transfer or by Credit Card. Our Bank Account details will be provided on the invoice.
  • Course fees are payable upon booking unless a valid, authorized Purchase Order is provided and accepted.
  • Invoices will be sent via email/courier to the ID/name and address provided.
  • The course fee shall be settled prior to course start date. Corporate payments with existing payment policy shall be relayed to us in advance.

Upon successful registration online, enrolment on the respective training course will be confirmed by Registration Team by e-mail along with the invoice and joining instruction.

For corporate fees and group registration, please send your query to [email protected].

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