Further Offshore Emergency Response Team Member (FOERTM)


Course Code: OE1EC304


Fleetwood Offshore Survival Centre

Next course dates

Start DateLocationDuration / Fee
22/07/2024Fleetwood Nautical Campus2 Days/ £640Enquire  

Course Overview

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This course is OPITO approved and is valid for UK waters and areas where OPITO courses are accepted. If in doubt, please check with the Rig Operator.

This OPITO approved certificate will be issued at the end of training as an E-Certificate.

It is mandatory that you bring your current certificate as proof of eligibility or other appropriate evidence i.e. Vantage print out, when you attend your course. The evidence must show the expiry date of your current certificate. It is the delegate’s own responsibility to provide such evidence.

Validity of certificate

This certificate is valid for 2 years from date of issue. The certificate must be refreshed before the expiry date or up to 3 months before course enrolment date, incurring no loss of time on new certificate start.

Entry Requirements

Delegates must possess one of the following:

(a) A valid OPITO Offshore Emergency Response Team Member certificate


(b) A valid OPITO Offshore Emergency Response Team Member Further Training certificate

The evidence must be produced on the first day of the course.

Assessment Methods

To achieve the Offshore Emergency Response Team Member Further Training the learner will need to complete the mandatory unit:

  • OIS-15 Further Practical Exercises for the OERTM

Learning Outcomes

All learning outcomes for the course can be found in the course summary.

Teaching and Learning Methods

This course is approximately 10% theory and 90% practical. 

Industry Placement and Field Trips

Not applicable.

Other Costs and Equipment Needed

Most of the course is of a hands-on practical nature. The usual dress code for theory sessions is smart/casual. You will also be required to bring:

  • Writing materials
  • Personal wash kit
  • 100% cotton overalls
  • 1 change of clothes
  • Personal wash kit
  • Safety boots/shoes are provided as part of your fire kit

Expert Tutors

All staff involved in the delivery of any courses within the College are approved to teach and/or assess the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering and/or assessing a given programme are appropriately qualified, with relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.

Tuition Fees

Regulation and Accreditation

Accrediting Institution: N/A

Awarding Body: N/A

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