NDSC is proud to be one of two training providers for ONE BASIN – One Way!  This new standardized contractor safety orientation is a program of the North Dakota Petroleum Council and is designed specifically for North Dakota’s oil and gas industry.

The goal is to save lives

To us, this isn’t just an orientation. As a non-profit dedicated to preventing injuries and saving lives, this is a chance to drive fundamental change.

Why Choose the NDSC?

  • Convenience: The NDSC offers both IN-PERSON and DISTANCE LEARNING options. Our open enrollment sessions are hosted at FIVE convenient locations, with Spanish-language courses available in select cities. Plus, with trainers located across the state, the NDSC can easily accommodate requests for private courses.
  • Quality and Dedication: NDSC trainers are passionate safety professionals with genuine Bakken oilfield experience. They combine the theory of safety with real life experiences in a relevant, impactful delivery.
  • Exceptional Service: Our instructors are committed to giving your employees the best experience possible. The goal is for every attendee to walk away with a powerful, newfound attitude about their ability to stay safe on the job.
  • OPEN ENROLLMENT

    Already have a ProCertX account? Register now!

    Choose an NDSC IN-PERSON or DISTANCE LEARNING course by selecting a session labeled with NDSC.

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  • OBOW SITES & TIMES

    NDSC distance learning and in-person classes are available Monday thru Friday.

    Convenient locations across the Bakken include the following:

    Bismarck – Dickinson – Minot – Tioga – Watford City (Courses also available in Williston)

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  • PRIVATE REQUESTS

    Have 5 or more employees to train?

    Contact us to schedule your private class.

    Request private course

Choose NDSC!

Did you know you can choose your OBOW training provider? When selecting your course in ProCertX, look for classes tagged with “NDSC”.

MEET THE ONE BASIN-ONE WAY! TRAINERS

Michael Adams

“I have personally seen people’s lives change because of injuries in the oil and gas industry and believe that programs like OBOW can make a difference. This course is specific to North Dakota and the challenges we face here.”

Peter Juarez

“Having personally investigated many incidents and injuries in the oil and gas industry, I understand the life-saving impact this specific orientation conveys to a student when effectively presented.”

Billy Rupert

“The OBOW program is important to me as a safety professional. I’m proud to be a part of a training team that takes so much pride in their teaching.”

Jay Skarphol

“With over 20 years of oilfield experience, from a roustabout to Operations and EHS, I’ve seen the importance and benefits of what a good quality North Dakota-specific orientation can do for our contractors.”

 
WHAT OUR OBOW STUDENTS SAY...

“Mike had many real life experiences, a good sense of humor, and engaged with the class.” – NDSC Student

WHAT OUR OBOW STUDENTS SAY...

“Don’t think you could have picked a better guy for the job!” – NDSC Student

WHAT OUR OBOW STUDENTS SAY...

“Well prepared and relevant with great interaction of trainer and class.” – NDSC Student

WHAT OUR OBOW STUDENTS SAY...

“Billy was a great presenter, kept it interesting and engaging.” – NDSC Student

WHAT OUR OBOW STUDENTS SAY...

“I was very pleased. I have been working in the oil field for 7 1/2 years and can’t believe how much I learned.” – NDSC Student

WHAT OUR OBOW STUDENTS SAY...

“Did great job. Got everyone involved and had answers for any question.” – NDSC Student

WHAT OUR OBOW STUDENTS SAY...

“Great experience having a class through zoom meeting.” – NDSC Student

Sarah McKenna
Program Coordinator

dl: (701) 751-6110
ph: (701) 223-6372
tf: (800) 932-8890

sarahm@ndsc.org

Distance Learning Available!

One Basin-One Way! virtual online training available during the pandemic.