(PTWH) Permit to Work Holders course


Sixteen (16) hours


The program designed to provide the knowledge and understanding of the PTW procedure to enable delegates to competently carry out the role of a permit holder and to cover the following items;

  1. Carrying out hazard identification and the risk assessment process.
  2. The PDO PTW System, its scope and objectives.
  3. Work that needs a permit, who produces and signs it, when, where and for what activities.
  4. Roles and Responsibilities of persons who sign permit documents.
  5. A step-by-step flow through how the PTW system operates.
  6. Control of isolations, the work tracking system and PTW system certificates.

Hazard management, job safety plans, TRIC cards and toolbox


PDO and Contractor personnel who will directly supervise a work party (e.g.  first-line  supervisor, leading hand, charge hand or technician etc)


  1. Promote a thorough knowledge & understanding of the PDO PTW System, its scope and objectives.
  2. Confirm delegates are able to identify hazards and carry out risk assessment procedures.
  3. Using role plays, have delegates participate in a step-by-step flow through the operation of the PTW system.
  4. Ensure delegates are provided with the opportunity to demonstrate their competence to function as a PTW holder.


PDO Petroleum Development Oman