This introductory safety training programme is designed to introduce the fundamental safety elements of the offshore oil and gas industry to new starts, giving an appreciation of the potential hazards and controls that might be encountered by personnel offshore. Each unit has been designed to focus the delegate’s attention on their personal responsibility for safety thus influencing their behaviour and attitude towards their co-workers, the installation and their environment.
The course consists of lecture and discussion and includes case studies and some practical exercises. Each module also includes a written assessment.
The syllabus consists of five modules:
It is expected that delegates will have previously attended the BOSIET course, as this course is designed to build on the safety-related topics included within BOSIET.
The course is intended for new entrants to the offshore oil and gas industry.
An OPITO-approved certificate will be issued on successful completion of the course.
Every four years by online assessment.
Held at Petrofac Training Services, Altens, Aberdeen, or at the customer’s own premises if preferred, subject to suitability.
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 delegates will be asked to complete a medical questionnaire prior to course commencement.
Courses run weekly.