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Further Offshore Emergency Response Team Member (FOERTM)

Course Code: OE1EC304

Next available course:

Start DateLocationDuration
18/05/2020Fleetwood Nautical Campus2 Days / £580Enquire
18/06/2020Fleetwood Nautical Campus2 Days / £580Enquire

Course Overview

The OPITO Further Offshore Emergency Response Team Member (FOERTM) course provides offshore emergency response teams with training and assessment on live fire exercises - in a safe and controlled environment.

Entry Requirements

Delegates should already be in possession of one of these certificates (which must be valid at the : 

  • OPITO Offshore Emergency Response Team Member
  • OPITO OERTM Further Training

Both certificates are valid for two years.

Training and/or assessment activities contained within this Standard may include physically demanding and potentially stressful elements. Delegates must be physically and mentally capable of participating fully.

All course attendees will be required to complete a medical questionnaire and confirm their fitness to participate in the training prior to the start of the course.

Career Options and Progression

Modules and Assessment

Teaching and Learning Methods

This course is 10 hours over 1.5 days.

The approximate split of learning methods is 10% theory and 90% practical 

Industry Placement and Field Trips

Other Costs and Equipment Needed

Expert Tutors

All staff involved in the delivery of offshore training within the College are appropriately qualified to teach the subjects and modules they deliver. Our teaching staff have considerable experience of the offshore, maritime and safety industries, with knowledge relevant to the courses we offer.

Tuition Fees

Fees, Cancellation & Transfer Policy

Private delegate - tuition fees are to be paid in full at the time of booking.

All fees are strictly non-refundable except when the College cancels the course.

Company sponsored delegate

  • Companies who hold credit accounts with the College will be invoiced following delivery of the Course
  • New companies are required to pay at the time of booking for their first course; credit facilities may be available on request, following successful credit checks.

Off-Premises and Distance Contracts Only

Please refer to College Terms & Conditions.

Course Transfers

If you are unable to attend your course you may be able to transfer to another available date. All transfer requests must be received in writing by FOSC no later than 5 working days prior to the commencement date of the course. Email cancellations during the weekend period are strictly not acceptable for courses that commence on a Monday or Tuesday. Company delegates that fail to attend on the commencement date of the course and have not provided 5 working days written notice will be invoiced the full course fee. Private delegates that fail to attend and have not provided 5 working days written notice will be charged the full course fee, no course transfer date will be processed and their payment will be lost. All second transfer requests incur a £55.00 administration fee. Delegates who have made multiple transfers (3+) and fail to attend without the required prior notice in writing will be charged a relevant fee at the discretion of FOSC.

Regulation and Accreditation

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