Basic Emergency Response

Tropical Helicopter Underwater Escape Training T-HUET

Standard Code: 5195

Revision: 3

Amendment: 9


The aim of the Tropical HUET training programme is to prepare delegates that intend to travel to and from offshore oil and gas installations and vessels by helicopter in a tropical environment by providing specific training in pre-flight and in-flight requirements and to equip delegates with the basic emergency response knowledge and skills required in the event of a helicopter emergency – with specific focus on escaping from a helicopter following ditching and sea survival techniques.


The objectives of the T-HUET Training are that delegates will be able to:

(a) Demonstrate, in a simulated environment, that they can use the safety equipment, and follow procedures in preparing for, and during helicopter emergencies – with particular focus on escaping from a helicopter following ditching

(b) Demonstrate sea survival techniques

Target audience:

This training programme is designed to meet the offshore safety and emergency response training requirements for personnel new (or returning) to the offshore oil and gas industry in a tropical environment.

Delegate pre-requisites:

No pre-requisites required


4 years

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