Tropical Basic Offshore Safety Induction & Emergency Training including Travel Safely by Boat (OPITO)

Target Group
This OPITO approved course is designed for personnel working on offshore installations in tropical regions and are required to transfer to and from the installation by boat.

Course Objectives
During the course delegates will gain a basic level of understanding and awareness of safety and emergency response procedures on offshore installations and the safety procedures associated with traveling by boat and safely transferring to or from an offshore installation.

Course Outline
Offshore Overview (specific for Asian region)
Offshore Hazards
Safe Working Procedures
Helicopter Safety Procedures
Helicopter Underwater Escape Training (HUET)
Sea Survival
Liferaft Training
Lifeboat Training as a Passenger
First Aid / Hypothermia
Fire Fighting & Self Rescue
Boat Boarding procedures, transfer methods, and practical boat transfer exercises


Course Duration
3 days


4 years


Pre Course Requirement
All participants must be in possession of a valid medical certificate.

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

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