NEBOSH-IGC- Element- 10 - Electrical Hazards and Controls

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NEBOSH-IGC- Element- 10 - Electrical Hazards and Controls


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Course Description

What is electricity? The keywords in electricity, like Voltage, Wats, ampere, Resistance. Single-phase, triple-phase. The International System of Units. Relationship between voltage, current and resistance. Voltage and voltage drop. What is Electrical potential? How short circuits occur. What are Earthing system and its purpose?  What are Direct and Alternative Currents? Components of the electrical circuit.


What will you learn in this course:

  • The National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health - INTERNATIONAL GENERAL CERTIFICATE.
  • This is a Globally Recognised Health, Safety & Environmental Qualifications. It is Recognised, Relevant, and Respected qualifications.
  • Over 50,000 people take a NEBOSH qualification every year. Our health, safety and environmental qualifications are globally recognized and adopted by the people who are working in all types of industries, as well as national and local government organizations.
  • This is the most valuable job-oriented course. If you pass this course you will have Great opportunities as a SAFETY OFFICE OR SAFETY ENGINEER in Gulf Countries, the Middle East, and in many other countries even in Canada and America. So this is the best opportunity for you to go ahead and enhance your career in Health Safety and Environment sector. This is a Good time for you after COVID-19 to grab the opportunities, especially in the Gulf countries. Because now a lot of opportunities are waiting due to COVID-19.
  • This course consists of 13 Elements. You can easily finish each Element one by one. You will have revision questions, quizzes and Mock Tests, after finishing each element. I will assure you that you can easily pass this Course if you follow our systematic way of teaching.
  • This course is prepared by a highly experienced senior professor, a Doctorate in Mechanical Engineering and postgraduate (MS) in HSE and a Qualified OSHA-501 Trainer from the Ministry of Labor, USA.


What are the prerequisites for this course?

No Prerequisites. But Degree or Diploma in Mechanical / Electrical / Civil Engineering is desirable. Graduates in Science  / Arts / commerce is also eligible.

NEBOSH-IGC- Element- 10 - Electrical Hazards and Controls


Check out the detailed breakdown of what’s inside the course

Introduction to NEBOSH - IGC Qualifications
2 Lectures
  • play icon Introduction To NEBOSH - IGC Qualifications 11:33 11:33
  • play icon Introduction to element No-10. Electrical Hazards and Controls 05:50 05:50
Element-10-part-1-Electrical Hazards and Controls
4 Lectures

Instructor Details

Dr Faizuddin Syed

Dr Faizuddin Syed

Senior Certified Welding Inspector and Educator - AWS. OSHA-501, Authorized Trainer,USA. Professor in Mechanical and Safety Engineering

                                                                                                        About me

· 11 Years as Supervisor / Engineer at India in Heavy Fabrications, Welding, erections, and Shutdown maintenance in Oil and Refineries.

· 3 years of experience as Training Manager at Indonesia

· 7 years of experience as Training Superintendent at India in the private Industrial Training Institute.

· 6 years experience as Department Head for Welding and Mechanical Instructor in a Vocational Training Institute at Oman.

· 9 Months of experience as a Welding Instructor in a vocational Training Institute in Oman.

· 6 years worked as Competency and Training & Development Specialist/Coordinator at Dubai for HSE and Technical Training Development, and Competency Assurance for the Eastern Hemisphere (Dubai, Baku, Batam) of J Ray McDermott Middle East,. Coordination with training and Development staff in different locations of the Hemisphere for the implementation of Training, Development, and Competency Assurance strategies and procedures, for Company employees, Clients, and Contractors. McDermott Training Department is a Registered Centre with EAL (Engineering and Marine Training Authority Awards Ltd,. UK.) for NVQ and Competency Awards. The complete Competency Assessments system and methodology were introduced by me in 2002.

· Approved Senior Mechanical Inspection Engineer for Petroleum Development Oman.

· Worked with Petroleum Development Oman (various desert sites) for 3 years as Company representative for Quality Audits, QA/QC Inspections of Mechanical equipment and Machinery, welding, fabrication, erection of Oil storage tanks, underground and above-ground pipelines, Erection, repair and maintenance of Beam pumps and related pipelines. Construction and commissioning of Gathering Stations and Site HSE Training and compliance and Competency Assurance. On Job Training for the Arab candidates.


· For the last 10 years working as Professor in Mechanical Engineering in an Engineering College (JNT University, Anantapur, AP) and NEBOSH trainer for B Tech candidates

· For the last 8 years worked as Visiting Professor for Oilwell Drilling Technology and Oil well production Technology, Oil and Gas series Electrical Safety and Electrical Hazardous Area Equipment subjects at Meridian School of Oil and Gas, Chennai.

· Working as Chief Advisor for International Journal for Multidisciplinary Scientific Research. www.ijamsr.com

Working as Committee Member / Expert Reviewer for

Academic Exchange Information Centre (AEIC), CHINA.

Professional Expertise

· Working as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) for M/S. Merittrac (P) Ltd., Bangalore, India.

Working as Consultant & Quality Inspector (OIL & GAS STREAM), City and Guilds, London (UK), for IVQ 8510, Advanced Diploma in Oil and Gas and HSE, for Manipal-City & Guilds Skills Training Private Limited,( A Venture of Manipal University)

· Worked as External Verifier and Quality Inspector for City and Guilds London, UK, exams in IVQ Construction Industry (Advanced Diploma level) for the Middle East.

· Working as Assessor and Subject Matter Expert (SME) for Skills India Private Ltd., New Delhi.

· Working as Technical Consultant for TAAL Tech India Private Limited, Bangalore.

· Working as an approved Online Trainer and Councilor by b-best.EU Belgium, for IELTS / TOEFL

· Conducted Train the trainer program at Dubai, Indonesia, Azerbaijan and Singapore


Technical and Teaching Qualifications:

1. Diploma In Mechanical Engineering

State Board of Technical Education, Hyderabad, INDIA

2. Associate Examination of the Institute of Structural Engineers, Calcutta. (INDIA)

Institute of Structural Engineers. (INDIA)

3. 4-year Graduate Program in Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering

Capitol University, USA.(Dubai Centre, Knowledge village)

4. 2 year Post Graduate Program in Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering

Capitol University, USA. .(Dubai Centre, Knowledge village)

5. 2 years Post Graduate Program in Master of Science in Occupational Health and Safety

Concordia University. .(Dubai Centre, Knowledge village)

6. MBA in Human Resources Awarded by ABET International Open University, California, USA. (Dubai Centre, Knowledge village)

7. PhD in Mechanical Engineering

Capitol University, USA. .(Dubai Centre, Knowledge village)

8. Certified (TEFL) Teaching English as a Foreign Language Teacher

London Teacher Training College. UK

9. Certified (TESL) Teaching English as a Second Language Teacher

Alison, Ireland

10. Certified On-Line Tutor. Level-3, awarded by City and Guilds, UK,

City and Guilds, UK

11. NVQ Trainer & Assessor Award D32/33

Royal Society Of Arts, UK.

12. NVQ Internal Verifier Award D34

Engineering and Marine Training authority Ltd., . the UK

13. NVQ Level-4, Learning and Development Coordinator

Engineering and Marine Training Authority Ltd., , UK

14. Senior Certified Welding Inspector

American Welding Society.

15. Certified Welding Educator

American Welding Society

16. OSHA-501, Authorized Safety Trainer For General Industry

OSHA, US Department of Labour

17. Level – 2, NDT Inspector- RT-MT-PT, of American Society

American Society for Non-Destructive Testing (ASNT)

18. QMS - ISO 9001-2000 Lead Auditor

BSI Management Systems Training, UK.

19. Six Sigma Green Belt by BSI Management Systems Training, UK

BSI Management Systems Training, UK



Present from 28/8/2011

DBS Institute of Technology, KAVALI, Nellore, AP, India.

Approved by All India Council of Technical Education, Delhi.. JNT University, Anantapur, AP

As Professor in Mechanical Engineering

From 2011

1. Meridian School of Oil and Gas, Chennai.

2. Annes Academy, Kanyakumari.

Visiting Professor for Oil Well Production

Technology and Oilwell Drilling Technology

From Dec 2010 To Feb2011

Saudi Petroleum Services Polytechnic, Dammam. SA

Mechanical Instructor/Assessor/ Internal Verifier

23/12/08 To 30/7/2011

Petroleum Development of Oman (3rd Party Inspections Velosi LLC contract)

Company Representative / Senior Mechanical Inspection Engineer (Interior Sites)

7/10/02 To 20/11/08

J Ray McDermott Middle East Inc., Dubai

HR-Training Department, Senior Professional Grade-B

Jun 2001 To Apr 2002

National Training Institute, Oman

Mechanical/Welding Instructor /Assessor / Verifier.

Sept,1995To Jul 2000

Technical Training Institute, Oman

Dept., Head/ Trainer Mechanical/Welding / Assessor / Verifier / Instructor/

Dec 1988 To June 1995

Oxford India Institute of Technology, Madras, India.

Trades Superintendent (Craftsmen training)

Oct,1985 To Nov,1988

PT Textima Group of Industries, Indonesia

Manager (Training & QC)

Mar 1978 To Apr 1984

Prestige Group of Industries, Indore, India

Manager (QA/ QC)

Apr 1974 To Feb 1978

Coromandel Steels Ltd, Madras, India

Shift supervisor

Jun1967 To Feb 1974

Associate Chemical and Mechanical Engineers, Madras, India

Site supervisor

Madras Atomic Power Project, Kalpakkam.



This is for your kind Information I have many students enrolled in my courses from 32 countries all over the world. 

The following are the enrolled students from the following Countries:


  1. India
  2. United States
  3. United Kingdom
  4. Nigeria
  5. Saudi Arabia
  6. Egypt                                                                                                                                                             
  7. Indonesia    
  8. Senegal
  9. Turkey
  10. South Africa                                                                                                                                                                                                 
  11. United Arab Emirates
  12. Angola
  13. Australia
  14. Azerbaijan
  15. Bangladesh 
  16. Bahrain                                                                                                                  
  17. Brazil
  18. Cameroon
  19. Denmark
  20. Ghana
  21. Greece                                                                                                                                                          
  22. Iraq
  23. Kenya
  24. Kuwait
  25. Morocco
  26. Mexico
  27. Mozambique
  28. Netherlands
  29. Oman
  30. Pakistan
  31. Thailand
  32.  Uganda


My dear students, 

I am a Senior Professor in Mechanical Engineering with a P hD at an Engineering College. I am a Certified Senior Welding Inspector and Educator from the American Welding Society and Certified OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) Trainer from the Ministry of Labour, USA. I am Teaching for both NEBOSH and CWI -AWS. I have more than 40 years of experience in Academic Education, Training and Development and in Oil and Gas Industries 

NEBOSH (UK) and Certified Welding Inspector Qualifications are the most valuable Certifications in the Industries and you have employment opportunities all over the world with highly attractive salaries. Utilise these opportunities and grab the NEBOSH (UK)  and CWI - American Welding Society Certifications.

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