Tropical Helicopter Underwater Escape Training with EBS (OPITO)

Target Group
This OPITO approved course is designed for personnel working on offshore installations in tropical regions, flying in helicopters equipped with EBS.

Course Objectives
During the course delegates will gain a basic level of understanding and awareness of helicopter safety and emergency procedures and practical knowledge of escaping from a ditched helicopter.

Course Outline
Procedures at Heliport
Helicopter Safety Equipment
Types of Helicopters used in the Offshore Industry
Dangers associated with Helicopters
Helicopter Safety inclusive of Emergency Breathing System Procedures
Preparation prior to Emergency landing
Emergency landing on land
Surface evacuation into an Aviation Liferaft
Helicopter Underwater Escape Training (HUET)
Emergency Breathing System Exercises
In-water Survival Procedures
Helicopter Winching

Course Duration
1 day

4 years

Pre Course Requirement
All delegates 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