Course info

Certificate
OGUK medical certificate - valid for 2 years
Duration
0.1 Days
Who is it for
All personnel wishing to work offshore
Fitness
A general standard of fitness is required
Price
 
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Oil & Gas UK (OGUK) Offshore Medical

Every offshore worker must undergo and pass an Oil & Gas UK (OGUK) Offshore Medical examination.

For UK waters and the North Sea, physicians who are approved by the United Kingdom Offshore Operators Association (UKOOA) Health Advisory
Committee should carry out the examination and issue certificates.

The offshore medical certificate, as it is commonly known, is controlled by UKOOA and renewals are necessary every 2 years irrespective of the age of the offshore worker.

Individual operators retain the right to request medical assessments more frequently.


OGUK Offshore Medical Overview

OGUK Offshore Medicals will take place between 2pm and 6pm.

To book your OGUK Offshore Medical, select your location and click book now on the right of this page. On the next page please select your preferred date.

Once you have booked your medical, our bookings team will contact you to arrange a convenient time between 2pm and 6pm for your appointment.


OGUK Offshore Medical Content

An OGUK Offshore Medical covers a range of topics essential under OGUK requirements including;

  1. Completion of a patient questionnaire
  2. Urinalysis
  3. Calculation of Body Mass Index (BMI)
  4. Near distance and colour vision
  5. Pulse and blood pressure measurement
  6. Lung function test (peak flow)
  7. Audiogram (hearing test)
  8. Consultation with a doctor

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for an OGUK Offshore Medical.


Offshore Packages

If you're looking to start your offshore career, AIS Training have created comprehensive course packages that combine all the elements of safety training required for you to set foot on an offshore installation including the OGUK Offshore Medical. The comprehensive packages provide exceptional value for money with a significant discount in comparison to booking each element individually. 

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Offshore Medicals

An OGUK Offshore Medical can also be booked in conjunction with other medical examinations that are relevant to the offshore oil and gas industry.

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