Course info

Certificate
OPITO-approved HERTM and OERTM certificates - valid for 2 years
Duration
6.0 Days
Who is it for
Emergency response personnel within an offshore environment
Fitness
A moderate level of fitness is required
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OPITO Combined HERTM and OERTM Training

OPITO Combined HERTM and OERTM Training

OPITO have developed specialist emergency response standards to prepare helideck and emergency response teams for emergency situations on a offshore oil and gas platform or drilling rig.

OPITO Helideck Emergency Response Team Member (HERTM) and Offshore Emergency Response Team Member (OERTM) are essential certifications for all offshore emergency response team members.


Course Overview

This combined OPITO HERTM and OERTM training course is an intensive offshore firefighting and emergency response package including a wide variety of emergency scenarios.

The training provides the knowledge, understanding and skills to perform the role of a HERTM and OERTM safely and effectively.

Delegates will gain hands-on experience of emergency situations which could occur offshore including helideck and helicopter emergencies.


Course Objectives

Delegates completing a combined OPITO HERTM and OERTM training course will be able to;

  • Fully understand the role and responsibilities of a HERTM and OERTM
  • Safely and effectively respond to offshore firefighting and non-firefighting emergency scenarios including those involves a helideck and/or helicopter

Course Content

A combined OPITO HERTM and OERTM training course includes;


Prerequisites

In order to complete a combined OPITO HERTM and OERTM training course, delegates must hold:

  • A valid and in-date OPITO Helideck Operations Initial Training (HOIT) certificate OR offshore helideck assistant (HDA) initial training certificate OR offshore helicopter landing officer (HLO) certificate
  • A valid and in-date offshore medical certificate OR operator approved medical certificate

Delegates must also undergo medical screening by completing an appropriate medical screening form provided by the OPITO-approved centre (a list of medical conditions which could be included in a medical screening form is available from OPITO).


PLEASE NOTE: This course is delivered by Offshore Training Newcastle (OTN) at Newcastle International Airport Training Academy.

OPITO Helideck Emergency Response Team Member (HERTM) >> and OPITO Offshore Emergency Response Team Member (OERTM) >> training can also be booked individually at AIS Training.


Accomodation

When booking your combined OPITO HERTM and OERTM training course you can also include a stay in our on-site hotel before adding your course to the basket. Click BOOK NOW on the right of this course page, select your preffered location and date, and there is a section of the 'book a course' page that asks if you require a hotel room. You can then choose your room and duration of stay from the drop-down menu, before proceeding to add to basket.

PLEASE NOTE: If the duration of the hotel stay you require is not present in the drop-down menu, you can call our team on 0330 202 0668 and they will be happy to accomodate your request.