Develop a comprehensive understanding of how to prevent the risk of an oil spill.
The UK On-Scene Responder Course is suitable for Offshore Installation Managers and company representatives. This course has been accredited by the Nautical Institute on behalf of the UK Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (DBEIS)* as meeting the statutory training requirements, stipulated in the Offshore Installation (Emergency Pollution Control) Regulations, 2002. Comprehensive information is provided on topics such as how and why spills occur; assessing environmental impact; emergency planning, with a primarily focus on reporting requirements and methods. This course features a range of interactive exercises and real-life scenarios to put theory into practice.
A good understanding of your Oil Pollution Emergency Plan (OPEP) is an integral part of this course and time should be spent reading the plan before undertaking this course.
*Previously knows as the Department for Energy and Climate Change (DECC)
Duration: 120 mins (approx.)
Certificate available: On successful completion
Regulations: UK Regulations
Accreditation: Accredited by the Nautical Institute on behalf of UK Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (previously known as the Department for Energy and Climate Change DECC)