The trainers serve as the backbone of NIST and our main reason for success. We constantly receive appreciations from delegates, clients; especially for the inclusive learning atmosphere created by our trainers. The trainer's remarkable experience, subject knowledge, attitude towards safety and the flare for engaging with the student community makes them truly unique. Preview through the profiles of our skilful trainers who hold the strong pillars of NIST.
Prior to joining this company, he was associated with premium organizations like Indian Navy, Bumi Armada, Equate Petrochemicals, SembMarine Kakinada Limited, where he conducted Field HSE Training in Offshore locations, On board Safety Training in oil fields, Risk Assessment and Firefighting training for Marine & Dockyard Engineers. Besides industrial training, he also conducted international safety course training (NEBOSH, IOSH) for the employees, senior management and delegates of various successful and influential companies like Ambuja Cement, Voltas, Royal Bank of Scotland, Glaxosmithkline, Nestle, and Siemens Power Energy Limited to name a few.
As he has a stupendous ability of teaching complex concepts in a simple yet effective manner, he had trained more than 7000+ professionals and aspirants in various globally recognized safety courses in a span of 5 years at NIST. His distinctive and innovative coaching style is always praised and acknowledged by the participants and has an impeccable success rate in NEBOSH and IOSH examinations.
One of his milestones in his career was achieving the membership of Tech IOSH. He has been awarded as Best HSE Performer with Petronas, Technip, Lukoil and many other Organizations.
"It gives me immense sense of pride and honour to be representing NIST. With sense of belongingness, it looks like a small family of 5 a few years ago, now transforming into a 130 strong members across 9 locations within India and abroad".
The admin team of Ms. Anshu, Ms. Alka, Mr. Sudhakar and support staff has been really helpful, patient, proactive and cordial in their approach. Every aspect of training, be it the delivery of course material, attendance or refreshments, was duly taken care of.
Besides pros, I would like to give some suggestions to add value to the overall training programme. The discussion of ILO codes and standards can also be included in the presentation. As a WHS officer, this will help me to discharge my duties safely and securely and face legal issues with ease. Similarly, more number of support personnel would be a better option to guide trainees in taking up the IGC exam and submission of project, which will help them to plan and take-up the exams without any hassles. As far as the admin support is concerned, I didn't face any difficulties. It may possibly require better procedures to meet the services like couriering, invoicing, etc.
I thank again NIST for all their support that helped me to have a good training experience.
As far as his professional experience is concerned, he has worked in the manufacturing sector for 18 years in senior management roles with well-known organizations like TEMA India, Godrej and Boyce, and L&T. His passion of teaching has made him to change the field from manufacturing to training. At NIST, with his outstanding technical competency and innovation, he has conducted international safety course training and risk assessment audits for leading brands like Danieli India Ltd, Flipkart, Voltas, Ambuja Cements, and ACC limited. As a mark of his excellence, he has been acknowledged and awarded at various dignified platforms and forums. With his simple and practical approach, he has taught things far beyond bookish knowledge to broaden the student's horizons and produce long lasting results.
Becoming an accredited and certified trainer for NEBOSH, IOSH and British Safety Council safety courses and trusted name in the sphere of HSE auditing and consulting speaks of his achievements and excellence in his career.
"A single point solution provider for all the occupational health and safety requirements for the corporates as well as individuals"
My Journey with NIST is a great happening and it's exciting. I have studied courses and been benefitted from IOSH trainer to IDIP trainer. I have been abroad for years and I always liked the organized way of work culture. I see as "this is the only Organization" where I could find the comfort. The team is very supportive and I feel so enjoyable working here. It was all professionally handled and every detail like training facility, study material or my travel/accommodation was given a keen attention. In spite of the theoretical points I teach, I observe that the same elements are being implemented practically in NIST, which benefits students for a better understanding about the concept.
I have undertaken projects with NIST (National & International) and other key successful assignments in Hyderabad/Delhi/Kolkata/Pune/Vizag. My training achievements include the like results by Professional and helpful in making students career, students are preferential to choose NIST and I am happy about it.
If you are Choosing NIST, my message to you about NIST would be "The Best Institute in India to learn Health and Safety Courses"
I am very thankful to the Management for the opportunity that they give me to be a part of them and I don't mind being a student all over to be with NIST
Nonetheless, he completed the course with elan as right support system was availed to him by employees and trainers affiliated to NIST, Pune. As amazing as that, Rohini (Trainer) and Pooja (Support staff) were instrumental in shaping his career throughout the training period. More than anything else, the moral support and motivation added a new lease of life to Mohit as he was going through a very low phase in his life.
Now he is skilled and better understands the nuances of health and safety at workplace, thereby landed a job with P&G as safety in-charge. If he can do it, so can you!
His core competency lies in OHS Training, Risk Assessment, Accident Investigation, Fire Fighting, First Aid, Audit, Confined Space Entry and so on. With strong focus on these spheres, he spent six years as a HSE professional cum trainer in high-risk environments like Power Plant, Process Industry, and Heavy Construction Industry. He demonstrates his prowess in training senior officials and employees in high-risk activities, as a result of this, his Eminence and Excellence has been appreciated, recognized and awarded by various national and international organizations.
At NIST, he is responsible for conducting training for various international safety courses. His training is practical in nature, and always passionate about making a difference in improving participant's lives through the power of education. With his strong interpersonal skills, he builds positive bond with the students and encourages creativity and exploration in each student. Through his purposeful, challenging and stimulating assessments, he is consistent in maintaining the outstanding pass percentage in NEBOSH and IOSH examination. Among his achievements are: TECH IOSH membership, Lifetime Member of Indian Red Cross Society and approved trainer for NEBOSH and IOSH courses.
"One of the prestigious and trustworthy institutions with good top management support for our personal, professional as well organizational growth Management Team is always there to listen and solve the queries of Trainer Transparency, Clear Vision, and Mission of NIST induces me to deliver the best in each and every way"
With close to three decades of Industry experience in the field of HSE, his forte lies in the Process Safety Management (PSM), Hazard Identification (HAZID), Incident Investigations and RCA, Risk Management, Permit to Work System (PTW), Job Safety Analysis (JSA), Plant Shutdown Coordination, Emergency Response, Security Vulnerability Assessment (SVA), etc.
Previous to his association with NIST, he held senior-level positions in prestigious organizations like Qatar Fertilizer Company (QAFCO), Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd. (NPCIL) and Force Motors, where he had gained wide exposure and proficiency in domains like chemical process safety (Ammonia, Urea, Melamine), power generation and automobile manufacturing.
For a major part of his career, he spearheaded the entire spectrum of operations of day-to-day field safety activities, emergency response functions, and security requirements. Further, he conducted HAZOP studies for Plant Modification Projects (PMPs) aligning with international code & standards and Fire Hazard Analysis according to National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) codes.
In recognition of his outstanding technical competency and innovation, he had been elected as "Member of QP Safety Award committee in the year 2015", and appointed as Company Level Risk Assessment Champion for Risk Profiling and Security Vulnerability Assessment (SVA). Subsequently, he was renowned companywide for evaluation of Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) for Process Safety Management (PSM), implementation of Behaviour Based Safety (BBS) and auditing of OH&S and Environmental Management Systems (EMS).
Through his critical and creative thinking capability, he carried out a study on "Optimization of Fire and Safety Equipment" (As per NFPA 10) and provides recommendations that lead to the cost saving of US $ 50,000 per year to the organization. In addition, his efforts in mitigation of ammonia leak has been acknowledged and awarded at various dignified platforms. These are considered as his notable achievements in his career.
Being passionate about teaching, he has attained PTLLS Level-3 certification and conducted several training sessions on risk assessment, emergency procedures, management of chemicals, etc. to various levels of employees. His facilitation style is thought provoking and systematic, fuelled by high energy which enabled him to be appointed as an Administrator Leader to deliver Behaviour Based Safety (BBS) program based on Dupont "STOP" technique for the delegates from a bureaucratic level to interdependent level. Moreover, his focused training programme on the management of Ammonia, Urea and Melamine plants was applauded and well-received by the mid and senior level officials of QAFCO, which added value in large growth strategy and profitability of the business units. At NIST, he successfully completed training for 4 batches in various international safety courses (NEBOSH HSW, IOSH MS, and British Safety Council - Fire & Risk Assessment) and currently associated as a lead Consultant for OHSAS 18001 Certification project of e-commerce giant Flipkart.
"My association with NIST has been established with the confidence on the organization's business ethics, where I could passionately utilize my vast experience in the field of OH & Safety to help achieve the company's Vision & Mission, which contributes to safety by catering to individual aspirants and industrial segments, across the globe".
He has more than 21 years of industrial experience of different verticals and had spent major part of his career at Indian Navy. His extensive grasp on drilling practices has enabled him to work as a HSE Advisor, HSE Trainer and Rig Safety Training Coordinator in top-notch multinational organizations like Saudi Arabian Saipem, Weatherford Drilling International etc. Currently, he is associated with NIST Institute Pvt. Ltd. as a freelance trainer and Kuwait Drilling Company.
As an approved Trainer for IADC (International Association of Drilling Contractors) RigPass Program, he trained and motivated over thousands of new rig employees to perform all job functions safely and efficiently in both on-shore and off-shore work areas. His efforts and excellence in training is constantly applauded from entry to senior management levels.
At NIST, through his power-packed training sessions, he had achieved a pass percentage of 88% in NEBOSH courses in a short span of time. Moreover, his training is practical in nature and he has stupendous abilities in inspiring students to higher academic achievement and lateral thinking skills.
His achievements include establishing a good reputation with international clients like Saudi Aramco, Kuwait Oil Company etc., obtaining certification approvals to deliver NEBOSH HSW/IGC, IOSH MS, and British Safety Council Fire Safety/Risk Assessment, and acquiring Grad IOSH membership status with Institution of Occupational safety and Health, UK.
Excellent platform to work with where person can explore his optimum caliber.
Overall, my experience with the NIST is splendid and grateful to them for transforming me as a competent safety professional.
With 6.5 years of industrial experience, his core competency lies in Power Plant Maintenance and Construction of High Rise Buildings, Quarry Crusher Plant and Gas Bottling Plant. Prior joining to NIST, he had worked in Riyadh Refinery which is a wholly owned subsidiary of Saudi Aramco, a state-owned oil company in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
At NIST, he has been working as a trainer for various international safety and practical-oriented courses (NEBOSH, IOSH, British Safety Council, Confined Space Attendant, Fire Watcher) and also he is associated with various auditing and consulting projects.
He gained popularity among the students through his student-friendly approach and charismatic blend of learning & teaching styles. His extensive practical and theoretical knowledge enables his students to get deeper insight into the subject and achieve high grades in their exams.
NIST has a great working culture like passionate towards work, supportive and encouraging environment for growth, works for the benefits of community; all these with high standards of professionalism leads to qualitative output. You'll never find this kind of workplace elsewhere. Moreover, NIST is sublime and welcoming. Once you become part of a family, it will take care of you without any doubt.
Ms. Sayantani Samaddar Lahiri, an industry practitioner turned academician, comes with more than 10 years of experience in the Telecom industry. She has completed her B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering and MBA in Project Management. Being passionate towards Health and Safety domain, she holds certification in NEBOSH IGC, and TECH IOSH membership from Institution of Occupational Safety and Health, UK.
Her areas of core competence include Passive Telecom Infrastructure Services, Health and Safety Audits, Project Management, Strategic Decision Making, and Training. With a strong focus on these spheres, she had been employed with well-known brands like Indus Towers Limited, American Towers Ltd, GTL, and Vodafone India Ltd. During her service in these organizations, she was instrumental in accomplishing organization's goals and objectives and providing a framework for improving performance and profitability.
Currently, she is associated with NIST to deliver training for wide range of international safety courses. Being a certified trainer for NEBOSH, IOSH and British Safety Council courses, she had achieved around 90% pass percentage in all these courses. With her exceptional helping behavior and communication skills, she creates strong bonds of trust with students and empowers them both professionally and personally. Moreover, her training sessions are marked by high professionalism, simple yet effective training strategies for explaining hard-core concepts, insight into current industry practices and trends etc.
Finally, we believe that her strengths would bring out the best in enhancing the growth and development of the organization.
Great platform for achieving H&amb;S certification for aspirants and also a great place to work for me, where I get chance to improve on my personal skills as well. I thoroughly enjoy with the team I interact with here day in day out who are always ready to support.
Being a person with vibrant & poised persona, she holds proficiency in HSE Coordinator & Training, Training, Development & Evaluation, Customer Care & Relations, Team Management, Operations Management, Public Relations & Corporate Communications, and Computer Operations.
Her ability to multi task without compromising on integrity & work ethics made her to build strong professional experience at renowned organisation such as Amway India Enterprises, Danfoss Industries Pvt. Ltd, Hutchison Essar South Ltd (now Vodafone), Reliance BPO, Scope International, Ramaniyam Constructions.
After successfully attaining certification in IOSH MS & NEBOSH IGC, NEBOSH Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety she continuous to work tremendously with her excellent communication skills and self-motivated attitude at NIST as a Freelance Trainer & Consultant.
With a warm & confident smile she keeps her work going with a "never give up" attitude on her sleeve.
I am proud and grateful to be associated with an ethical organisation, such as NIST. I have always been associated with NIST, right from the beginning of my safety training career, luckily for me, NIST is a pioneer in safety training in India and I got to study in this institute. They have always had quality trainers and this was an inspiration for me to take up safety training. The organisation is committed to stay in the business and is continually improving their quality of delivery and therefore naturally, expanding their operations. I am happiest when I hear a delegate say that he/she has chosen the right institute. I simply say, "So did I". Thank you, NIST!
His core expertise and competency lies in practical training relating to core OHS facets for Confined Space Entry, Fire Safety, First Aid, Fire Watcher courses, drawing on his field exposure to Pipeline, Oil & Gas, power Sector and Construction. He is a registered EHS practitioner with the Qudorat (UAE) and has achieved Graduate membership with IOSH, UK. He is currently an approved trainer for British Safety Council, IOSH & NEBOSH courses but also actively involved in delivering corporate-tailor made training, to varied clients. He has the ability to deliver training in English, Hindi & Tamil, making him a skilful expert to our nationwide training operations.
I have joined NIST in 2015 and am having a Wonderful journey so far. Initially I had started functioning as a training operation support executive and steadily progressed towards becoming a full-fledged HSE trainer. I have undertaken projects, key successful assignments with NIST. My training accomplishments include Like Results, and students are much interested to opt for NIST. It's been blissful working with NIST and I hope to continue a long positive association with the institute.
With strong commitment of developing high standards of Health, Safety and Environment practices, his core competency and expertise lies in Constructions and Liaisoning, Maintenance and Safety Engineering.
Prior to joining NIST, he had worked with reputed organizations like HPCL, GDCL, and Divya Shree Constructions. In addition, he served as a Tutor with many training providers for delivering training for IOSH, NEBOSH, CIEH, HABC and other programs like Post Graduate Diploma in Fire & Industrial safety.
As he aspires to make his mark in safety trainings, he has been associated with NIST as Manager – Training & Development to deliver training for various international and industry specific safety courses for both Corporate’s and Institutional. With 8 years of industry and institution experience, he has successfully delivered training to thousands of professionals and transformed them as competent safety professionals. Being a certified trainer for NEBOSH, IOSH and British Safety Council courses, he is consistent in maintaining high pass percentage in international safety courses. His unique style, strong communication, and dynamic energy develop positive relationships and maximise the learning potential of all students. Moreover, his practical way of teaching creates greater understanding and knowledge of the subject among the participants.
Association with NIST itself is the mark of professional distinction. A great platform for Opportunities, Limitless possibilities and boundless collaborations. NIST is at pinnacle, as because I See NIST has a culture of integrity and the culture of integrity is the prerequisite for the world class business.
When it comes to his professional involvement, he has a decade of experience in the field of Health and Safety including serving in the capacity of trainer for NEBOSH IGC, IOSH-MS and related HSE courses. Some of the professional involvements (as engineer and advisor) with organizations to mention are Petroleum Development of Oman, British Petroleum, Oman Gas Company, Punjlloyd Limited, and Abu Dhabi Company for Onshore Oil Operations. Academic accomplishment took off with Diploma in Civil Engineering but his quest for learning more attitude, propelled him to pursue other courses like International Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety-Level 6, NEBOSH National General Certificate, Train the Trainer (EAL UK) and QMS ISO 9001 International Quality Systems Auditing certified by IRCA.
He has earned tremendous respect and appreciation for his competencies in the following areas:
When it comes to professional contribution, he has served as Assistant Manager-EHS for L& T Ltd. Power Division and Sr. Engineer EHS for Lanco Infratech Limited. Having shouldered responsibilities in these organizations, his wealth of experience is worth to be shared and he loves to connect with audiences like employees and trainees in the form of training as well as implementing skilled expertise in right perspective.
Let's have a highlight over his core competencies in the following:
Organizations if in need of reaching great heights and make commitment to safety, then Shadab is at their disposal to serve as and when required.
NIST is a great place to work where top management is very supportive and working culture is encouraging the people for excellence, Moreover, NIST always inspire for continual improvement and prevail trust and friendship work environment.