Instructor's Summary

Mr. Roedolf Coetzer

Mr. Roedolf Coetzer is a Senior HSE and an International Expert in Lifting & Rigging Operations Consultant with over 30 years of extensive practical experience within the Oil & Gas, Refinery, Power, Petroleum and Petrochemical industries.  His expertise includes Mobile & Overhead Crane, Rigging, Slinging, Lifting and Deck Operations, Construction Operations, Scaffolding, Forklift, other heavy equipment operations, Safety Audits, First Aid, CPR, AED (BFA)  Basic Life Support (BLS), Basic Ambulance, Emergency Care, Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA), Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Incident Command, Incident Report & Investigation, Accident/Incident Investigation, Root Cause Analysis & Reporting, Emergency Response, Emergency Control Centre Operations, Oil Spill Response, Emergency Management, Confined Space Safety, Fall Protection, Gas Leaks & Gas Detectors Testing, Workplace Violence Prevention, HAZID, HAZMAT, HAZOP, HAZWOPER, Process Hazard Analysis (PHA), Process Safety Management (PSM), Safety Audit, Fleet Safety Management, Lockout & Tag-out (LOTO), Industrial Safety, Construction Safety, HSE Management, Risk Management, Risk Assessment & Mitigation, Job Hazard Analysis (JSA), Hazard Analysis & Control, Hazard Recognition, Hazard Identification, Root Cause Analysis & Problem Solving, Accident & Incident Investigation, Ergonomics, Project Management, Human Resource Development, Tactics & Strategies in Hostile Environments, Organizational Change, Quality Assurance, Safety Supervision & Leadership and Industrial Hygiene. Further, he is well-versed in Fire Extinguishers, Firefighting, Triangle of Fire, Portable Fire Extinguisher, Fire Rescue, Fire Protection, Fire Prevention, Fire Investigation, Fire Behaviour, Fire Suppression Systems, Fire Safety, Fire Engineering Management, Fire Risk Assessment, Fire Awareness, Fire Detection & Alarm Systems, Hose Reels & Sprinkler Systems, Fire & Rescue Planning & Operation, Fire Equipment & Facilities Inspection, Fire Trucks Driving & Operation, Fire Aviation, Wild Land Firefighting/ICS and Fire & Emergency Services Start-up & Mobilization. He is also specialized on NFPA Codes & Standards, OSHA Standards, ISO 9001, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001 and Lean Six Sigma. He is currently the General Manager of AGEC and ranked as a Distinguished Toastmaster (DTM).


During his career life, Mr. Coetzer has gained his practical and field experience through his various significant positions and dedications as the Fire Chief, Fire Engineer, HSE & Security Manager, Environmental Manager, Project Manager, Acting HSE Manager, Senior Fireman, Fireman, Fire Marshall, Assistant Chief Fire Officer (ACFO), Spill Response Team Leader, Senior Fire & Emergency Response Technical Advisor, Subject Matter Expert, Training Development Specialist, Learning & Development Officer, Senior Officer, Facility Management Senior Health & Safety Supervisor, Fire & Rescue Services Team Member, Junior Fireman, Operational Medical Orderly (Ops Medic) and a Fire Safety, Prevention & Safety Technology Technician from various companies such as the Southern African Emergency Services Institute, South African Fire Services, Al-Muhaidib Contracting Company, ACWA Power Health & Safety, HIWPT, Rabigh Arabian Water & Electricity Company (RAWEC), King Abdulaziz International Airport, SRT, Sizwe Consultants, Highveld Steel and Vanadium, Kriel City Council, Germiston City Council and South African Defence Force.


Mr. Coetzer is a Certified IFSAC Firefighter I&II (NFPA 1001), a Certified First Responder Awareness Level (NFPA 472) and holds a Certificate in Electrical & Electronics NQF Level 4. Further, he is a Certified Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt & White Belt, a Certified IADC Rig Pass Safety Orientation Instructor, a Certified Internal Verifier/Assessor/Trainer by the Institute of Leadership & Management (ILM) and a Certified Instructor/Trainer. Moreover, he is a Registered Basic Ambulance Assistant by the South African medical and Dental Council, a recognized member of The International Fire Service Accreditation Congress (IFSAC), the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), the International Association of Drilling Contractors (IADC) and South African Fire Institute. He has further delivered innumerable courses, trainings, workshops and conferences globally.