Instructor's Summary

Mr. Stephen Reid


Mr. Stephen Reid, MBA, BSc, CMIOSH, is a Senior Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality (HSEQ) Consultant with over 20 years of industrial experience within the Petrochemical, Power, Oil & Gas industries.  His expertise extends widely over the areas of health, safety, risk analysis & assessment, safety audits, environmental impact assessment, accident investigation, STOP, HAZMAT, HAZCOM, HAZWOPER, HAZOP, behavioural safety, development and implementation of health, safety, environment and quality management systems.  He is currently the HSEQ Manager of British Petroleum (Caspian) where he is responsible for the overall health, safety, environmental and quality management systems and activities of the organization.

During Mr. Reid’s career life, he gained extensive experience in the health, safety, environmental & quality fields for various utility, transportation, drilling, energy and contracting companies.  Prior to joining BP as HSEQ Manager, he was the Regional Manager for Quality, Health, Safety and Environment for PSL Energy Services where he was responsible for establishing, maintaining, implementing and continually improving the integrated QHSA Management System.  He was also responsible for advising, setting and verifying effectiveness of regional projects and for the delivery of mandatory QHSE training courses.  He was the QHSE Adviser and Specialist for Vetco Gray UK within their engineering and offshore support facilities in Scotland & Great Yarmouth where he identified, promoted and delivered HSE training awareness to foster compliance to HSE legislations among employees and performed HSE assessments such as COSHH, PUWER, etc.  Over the years, he held the positions of Health and Safety Manager and Risk Management Adviser for utility companies.  Further, Mr. Reid had extensive involvement with governmental bodies and achieved the certification and regulatory permits such as environmental, dangerous equipment, potentially dangerous process to name a few.  As a member of global audit teams, he has carried out audits in South America, Asia, Europe and Caspian states.

Mr. Reid is a Chartered Member of the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (CMIOSH).  He also achieved NVQ Level IV Occupational Health and Safety Practice. Moreover, he has a Master degree in Business Administration and a Bachelor degree in Environmental Management.