Instructor's Summary

Mr. Joe Portelli


Mr. Joe Portelli is a Senior Health, Safety & Environment (HSE) Consultant with over 40 years of extensive experience within Oil, Gas, Power and Petrochemical industries. He is a well known expert in NEBOSH Standards, NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety, NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety, NEBOSH International Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety, IOSH Managing Safely, Process Safety Management, FMEA, Hydrocarbon Process Safety, PSA, Hazop, Incident Investigation, Case Management, Risk Assessment and Behavior Based Safety, manual handling, hydrofluoric first aid and COSHH training. He also has a wide experience in radioactive waste, biological & chemical waste, pipeline inspection, underwater inspection, repair and maintenance, SBM maintenance, semi subs, water-injection, weld repair and hyperbaric welding. Presently, he is the NEBOSH Consultant, Registered Trainer, Certified NEBOSH Instructor and Occupational Health Consultant Register (OSHCR) of various international companies throughout Europe, Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

Mr. Portelli’s vast professional experience includes directing and managing health, safety and the environment aspects as per NEBOSH framework and guidelines along with IOSH and OSHCR Standards. He hold key positions like HSE Consultant, Project HSE Management, Oil & Gas Industry Safety Advisor, Project Safety Advisor, Site SHE Lead, Offshore QSHE ManagerSenior HSE Consultant, IMCA Auditor, Client Diving Representative, NEBOSH Training Instructor, IOSH Managing Safety Instructor, Head of Underwater Operations, Diving Supervisor, ROV Superintendent, Saturation Superintendent, Project Advisor, Corporate Health & Safety Advisor, Radiation Protection Supervisor, Diver Inspector, Lecturer and Diver for numerous international companies in Europe, Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

Mr. Portelli has a Bachelor degree in Safety, Health and Environmental Management in UK, NLP Diploma in Behavioral Based Safety and Safety Coaching and he is a Licensed NEBOSH Trainer, a Registered Trainer of Occupational Health Consultant Register (OAHCR) and BOSIET – OPITO approved Trainer. Moreover, he is an active member of numerous professional affiliates including the National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH), International Institute of Risk and Safety Management (IIRSM) and a Chartered Member of the IOSH.