Revised Helideck Training and Competence Framework

After extensive engagement between representatives from key oil and gas industry stakeholders an agreement has been reached on a wider industry Helideck Training and Competence Framework, which is in alignment with the recommendations to be contained within Part D of the revised OGUK Guidelines for the Management of Aviation Operations, and is provided below:

The new Helideck Training and Competence Framework includes the following OPITO Standards, which can be accessed through the available downloads section below:

Helideck Operations Initial Training Standard
Helideck Emergency Response Team Member (HERTM) Initial and Further Training Standard
Helideck Emergency Response Team Leader (HERTL) Initial and Further Training Standard
HDA Workplace Competence Assessment Standard
HLO Workplace Competence Assessment Standard
HERTM Workplace Competence Assessment Standard
HERTL Workplace Competence Assessment Standard

OPITO have produced a document containing answers to anticipated FAQs, which can be accessed through the available downloads section below: