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Offshore Lifeboat Coxwain (OPITO)

Target Group
This OPITO approved course is designed for personnel designated as lifeboat coxswains on
offshore installations.


Course Objectives
During the course participants will learn and demonstrate to a level of competence all aspects of
preparation, launching, maneuvering and retrieval of an enclosed lifeboat.


Course Outline
Coxswains Responsibilities
Maintaining Operational Readiness
Preparing Lifeboat for Launching
Mustering and Boarding of Passengers
Launching of Lifeboats
Clearing Installation - use of Compass
Hook Release Systems
Radio Communication
Retrieval and Stowage of Lifeboat
Launching into a Hazardous Environment
Towing and Pacing of an other Lifeboat
Recovery of Persons in Water


Course Duration
4 days (Non-OPITO 3days)


Validity
2 years (Non-OPITO 3 years)


Pre Course Requirement
All participants must be in possession of a valid medical and BOSIET certificates.


Falck Nutec Vietnam Ltd.

​Dong Xuyen Industrial Zone,
No. 11 Street, Rach Dua Ward,
Vung Tau City, Ba Ria-
Vung Tau Province, Vietnam

 

Tel: + 606 292 2069

Fax: +606 292 2067

 

Email:bookings@msts-my.org



Falck Safety Services Vietnam, Dong Xuyen Industrial Zone, No. 11 Street, Rach Dua Ward, Vung Tau | CBR: 38049399 | email: info@vn.falcksafety.com | tel: +84 64 361 6080