Basic Safety Training - Basic Course
Target GroupPersonnel working on the Norwegian Continental Shelf. Please note that this course is held in English.
ObjectiveTo enable the delegates to protect their safety in an emergency situation and promote safe behaviour.
The participant should be motivated to promote a better and safer working environment. Emphasis is placed on preventive measures that can avoid injuries to people, the environment and equipment.
After completing the course, the participants should have basic knowledge and skills relating to:
- HSE culture and correct safety behaviour
- Prevention of work accidents
- Use of relevant fire/rescue equipment
- Lifesaving first-aid
- Collective means of evacuation
- Correct use of survival suit with emergency breathing
- Helicopter evacuation (HUET)
The course aims to create positive attitudes to the term HSE culture, as well as understanding for the social and physical working environments significance for life, health and values in work as well as recreational time.
Course ContentsThe course follows the training guidelines issued by Norwegian Oil and Gas for safety and emergency preparedness training.
- Collective evacuation by means of lifeboat and Escape chute.
- Helicopter evacuation.
- HSE culture and behaviour.
- Fire protection.
- Sea rescue.
PrerequisitesNone. When you enrol in the course, you will receive a link to an e-learning module. This must be completed before you start the course. On the first day, a multiple choice test based on the e-learning will be completed.
ExaminationWritten exam. The participants have to actively take part in both theoretical and practical exercises.