BOSIET OPITO • Basic Offshore Safety Induction & Emergency Training
including HUET and EBS
The course provides an awareness of the hazards encountered when travelling to and from offshore installations, offshore safety regime and safety management systems. Theoretical and practical training including Sea Survival techniques, First Aid, basic Firefighting and self-rescue, Helicopter safety and escape.
The course is in Italian or in English, on request.
Aim and structure
To provide delegates with a basic level of understanding and awareness of safety and emergency response on offshore installations.
Delegates will be required to demonstrate their skills and a level of knowledge and understanding of key areas, as defined in the OPITO Standard for Basic Offshore Safety Induction & Emergency Training.
• A valid, current offshore medical certificate; or
• an operator approved medical certificate.
• Safety induction: offshore hazards, their control and consequences.
Waste disposal / environmental awareness. How offshore safety is regulated. How offshore safety is managed. Procedures for prescribed medicines.
Alcohol and substance abuse policy. PPE requirements. Procedures for reporting incidents, accidents and near misses. Role of the Medic.
• Helicopter Safety & Escape: pre boarding. Safe boarding. In flight safety. Safe disembarkation. In flight emergency actions. Use of Emergency Breathing System equipment. Practical Emergency escape Breathing System training. Practical emergency ditching and escape training.
• Sea Survival: abandonment theory and practical sea survival training. Actions for mustering and boarding of a survival craft, and actions as a passenger during launching operations. Use of helicopter rescue strops, and winching procedures. Emergency First Aid including CPR.
• Firefighting and Self Rescue: nature and causes of fire. Fixed systems and response. Use of hand held extinguishers. Operation of fixed hose reels.
Self-rescue techniques in reduced visibility and completely obscured visibility.
Use of Escape Hoods.
Items to bring
Clothing for pool (swimwear, towel and slippers).
On successful getting through the training programme, it’s issued the certificate Basic Offshore Safety Induction & Emergency Training including HUET and EBS (BOSIET), OPITO approved.
Course cod. 5700 - Validity 4 years.
CFO - Via Bonvicini 14, Mezzano (RA) - Italy.