OPITO CA-EBS Initial Deployment Training

OPITO Compressed Air EBS Initial Deployment Training

OPITO Compressed Air EBS Initial Deployment Training

COURSE OVERVIEW

This course provides the delegate with knowledge and understanding of the particular hazards and properties of a Compressed Air Emergency Breathing System (CA-EBS) and appropriate emergency response actions to take should the requirement for emergency use arise.

COURSE STRUCTURE

The course will consist of a series of explanations and demonstrations which will identify what they need to know and do. This will be followed by practical exercises which will allow delegates to demonstrate their knowledge and understanding and emergency response skills.

Delegates will be assessed against the learning outcomes using direct observation and a multiple choice written test.

COURSE CONTENT

The syllabus focuses on:

  • The fundamental differences between rebreather and CA-EBS (technology and use)
  • The rationale and use of CA-EBS in helicopter emergency situations
  • The hazards associated with CA-EBS
  • Pre-flight inspection of the lifejacket and CA-EBS
  • Donning the lifejacket with CA-EBS correctly, including ‘buddy check’
  • Emergency deployment of the CA-EBS in a dry environment

COURSE DURATION

2 hours

PREREQUISITES

Delegates must possess a valid BOSIET/FOET/HUET or T-BOSIET/T-FOET/T-HUET (with EBS) certificate or equivalent prior to attending the CA-EBS Initial Deployment Training programme.

TARGET AUDIENCE

The course is intended for personnel that are issued with CA-EBS whilst travelling to work by helicopter and who may be required to use it in the event of an emergency.

CERTIFICATION

An OPITO approved CA-EBS Initial Deployment Training Certificate will be issued on successful completion of the course.

REVALIDATION

None.

VENUE

Held at Petrofac Training Services, Blackness Avenue or other suitable venue.

ITEMS TO BRING

Delegates must present photographic ID at the start of the course. Accepted forms are government issued photographic identification, e.g. passport or driving licence.

HEALTH

All delegates will be asked to complete a medical questionnaire prior to course commencement.

DATES

On request.

 

Course Summary

OPITO Compressed Air EBS Initial Deployment Training

Price £80.00
Fees £9.00
Total
(Total excluding VAT)
£89