Training

Training

OPITO Approved Training

Developing competence and reducing risk with OPITO approved training courses

OPITO Approved Banksman & Slinger Initial Training

Location – Aberdeen & Qatar

Duration – 3 days

The course is suited to non-experienced personnel looking for an entry role in offshore oil and gas. It ensures personnel entering the workforce to carry out banksman and slinger duties have the knowledge and skills to carry out the role safely and competently.

There is a mix of theoretical and practical training, with topics including the relevant legislation and personal responsibilities, safe systems of work, manual handling, safe use of equipment, hand signals and use of radios and weight identification and estimation.

OPITO accredited banksman and slinger stage 1 is awarded on successful completion of the course.

OPITO Approved Rigger Initial Training

Location – Aberdeen & Qatar

Duration – 3 days

This course is designed to achieve the basic training and knowledge requirements of the industry standard. Using two purpose-built rigging frames and portable lifting equipment from our fully equipped rigging loft, delegates receive the training required to enable them to work, under supervision, as part of a crew and proceed to collect evidence to demonstrate workplace involvement.

Successful completion of this training course leads to the award of OPITO certification, stating the delegate is competent to proceed to the workplace for further supervised training.