Standards for Technical Roles

Offshore Drilling Industry Greenhand

Standard Code: 9016

Revision: 1

Amendment: March 2014

Aim and objectives:

This training programme prepares new starts for work in the offshore oil and gas industry. Types of drilling equipment, features of the lifestyle and promotional pathways are a few of the introductory topics that will be covered in the training. Specific hazards in manual handling, chemical handling and working at height will be discussed along with risk assessment and controls for reducing hazardous operations. In addition, helicopter and helideck safety will be presented - an important understanding for new entrants as the majority of travel to and from offshore will be by air.

Target audience:

This process has been designed for new entrants to the offshore industry.

Delegate pre-requisites:

Delegates must be over 18 years of age.

Validity:

No expiry.

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