This course is designed to familiarise delegates with evacuation procedures associated with freefall lifeboats.
A theoretical introduction, supported by practical launches aboard the freefall lifeboat. Certain aspects of the course are of a physical nature and may include lifting, climbing and pulling. Delegates must declare at course commencement any pre-existing medical condition that could be exacerbated by, or impair their ability to complete the training programme. For certain medical conditions, delegates must have undergone a medical since being diagnosed.
The syllabus focuses on: Boat and cradle information Launch positions and actions Theory of abandonment
Delegates must be over 16 years of age.
Personnel who work onboard installations or ships which have a freefall lifeboat facility as a means of evacuation.
A Petrofac Training Services certificate of attendance is awarded on completion of the training.
Held at Petrofac Training Services Quay, North Esplanade East, Aberdeen.
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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