Brian Sumbot

Brian Sumbot has over 35 years of practical experience covering a broad spectrum of upstream petroleum activity as it is related to Health Safety Security & Environment (HSSE). He has done so while working in the frozen Arctic, the humid jungles, and hot deserts of North America, Central & South America, North Africa, and the Arabian Peninsula.

He has successful fulfilled HSSE, Process Safety Management (PSM), Risk Assessment & Management, and Stakeholder Relation duties as a regulator in the capacity of a Senior Drilling Approval Officer/Inspector, and then again as an industry consultant for upstream Exploration Projects in BC and Alberta.

• Associate Degree in Petroleum Engineering Technology from South Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT),
• Certificate of Health Safety and Environmental Process (CHSEP) from University of Fredericton (In progress)
• 2 NEBOSH international certificates
o International Certificate in Oil & Gas Operational Safety (IOGC)
o International General Certificate (IGC)
• NEBOSH International Diploma (In progress)
• 1 IOSH international certificate Managing Safely

Professional Memberships in good standing:
• Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH)
o Technical Member Status
• Canadian Society of Safety Engineers (CSSE)
o Member
• Association of Science & Engineering Technology Professionals of Alberta (ASET)
o Certified Engineering Technologist
• Applied Science Technologists and Technicians of British Columbia (ASTTBC)
o Applied Science Technologist

15 years drilling rig
12 years government & regulatory HSE enforcement
12 years environmental land management & contaminated sites clean up
12 years surface land construction
12 years Upstream Oil & Gas field project management
12 years contract service and equipment procurement
12 years emergency response planning & implementation
10 years process safety management (PSM) & HSSE
7 years HSE Mentoring & Safety Management System development
5 years surface land construction & safety
5 years International NEBOSH HSE Accredited Certificate & Diploma Trainer