This OPITO approved course is suitable for delegates who have actual or potential prospects of command. The course provides the first stage in the process leading to formal competency assessment and is conducted using a generic offshore installation.
Major Emergency Management principles are covered in theory sessions, desktop exercises and realistic simulated scenarios using our purpose-built simulators. Each simulated scenario is fully de-briefed and a final appraisal of readiness for formal assessment is issued at the end of the course. Appraisers are all industry experts (independent of Petrofac Training Services), are SQA accredited and follow the OPITO standard for Major Emergency Management Initial Response. Learning outcomes for this course can be found in the relevant OPITO standard, which can be found from the OPITO website. Please click here: https://tinyurl.com/y43avwcd
The programme focuses on: Classroom presentations, case studies, discussion and desktop exercises on the essential elements and underlying principles of emergency management An introduction to emergency management performance criteria Practical scenarios, performed in a custom-built simulator. As well as acting as a member of the emergency team, or as an observer, each delegate has the opportunity of acting as the emergency manager on at least two occasions Briefing and debriefing sessions with a final appraisal of readiness for formal assessment
Personnel from any background who wish to learn more about major emergency management at an operational level. The course is applicable to anyone who works in a high-risk industry.
OPITO approved certification and a Petrofac Training Services appraisal report will be issued on completion of the course.
Held at Petrofac Training Services premises in Forties Road, Montrose.
Delegates must present photographic ID at the start of the course. Accepted forms are government issued photographic identification, e.g. passport or driving licence.
All candidates will be asked to complete a standard medical questionnaire prior to course commencement.
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