Our specialised course is tailored to fulfil the essential training needs of individuals new (or returning) to the offshore oil and gas industry.
Designed to meet the initial offshore safety and emergency response requirements, this comprehensive offering is particularly relevant for those who will be equipped with a compressed air emergency breathing system (CA-EBS) during offshore helicopter travel.
Get ready to kickstart your offshore career with the Basic Offshore Safety Induction and Emergency Training (BOSEIT) that adheres to the highest industry standards. Gain a competitive edge through our top-notch offshore training program.
Training activities contained within this course may include physically demanding and potentially stressful elements. All personnel who participate in such activities must be capable of participating fully.
OPITO-approved training centres are required to ensure that prior to participating in in-water CA-EBS practical exercises the learner: Please see prerequisites below
a) Possesses a valid, unexpired Oil and Gas UK (OGUK) offshore medical certificate confirming the learner’s fitness for offshore work* OR possesses a valid, unexpired offshore medical certificate issued by a body outside of the UK which is recognised as equivalent to the OGUK medical certificate of fitness for offshore work* OR possesses a valid, unexpired, medical certificate of fitness to work at sea*, AND
b) Possesses a certificate of fitness to undertake shallow water CA-EBS training issued by a registered OGUK examining doctor*, OR, where the medical fitness certificate for work at sea includes a restriction or is subject to conditions, possesses a statement from an appropriately registered practitioner that the restriction or condition does not result from a respiratory or ENT condition and there is no absolute contraindication to the shallow water learner’s participation in the training*, AND
c) On the date on which the learner is to undertake shallow water CA-EBS training, and prior to entering the water in which the training takes place, the learner gives to the OPITO-approved Centre a statement, that to the best of the learner’s knowledge and belief, the learner has no (current or past) medical condition which makes the learner unfit to participate in the training. Learners must not participate in Additional CA-EBS Training (In-Water) practical exercises if they are unable to meet the requirements of a) b) and c) above.
Develop a comprehensive understanding of generic offshore oil and gas installation hazards, their associated risks, and the implementation of control measures to mitigate or minimise these risks.
Familiarise yourself with crucial offshore safety regulations and grasp fundamental safety management concepts. Our BOSEIT program covers these essential aspects, ensuring you are well-prepared for offshore work.
Gain practical expertise by participating in simulated helicopter emergency scenarios, with a specific focus on effective escape techniques following helicopter ditching. Our offshore training emphasises the proper use of safety equipment and procedures during emergencies.
- Master sea survival techniques and basic first aid skills in a hands-on learning environment. Our expert-led training equips you with the necessary knowledge to respond promptly to emergency situations.
- Demonstrate proficiency in utilising basic firefighting equipment and self-rescue techniques, even in low visibility situations, including smoke-filled areas
On successful completion of the course, delegates will be provided with an OPITO Approved certificate which is valid for 4 years.
Our specialised course is specifically designed to cater to the initial offshore safety and emergency training needs of individuals new (or returning) to the offshore oil and gas industry. It is ideal for those who will be provided with a compressed air emergency breathing system (CA-EBS) during offshore helicopter travel.
This comprehensive Basic Offshore Safety Induction and Emergency Training (BOSEIT) fulfils industry standards for certification.
Enrol now to boost your preparedness and safety standards for a successful offshore journey.
4 years, via FOET courses
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