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Maritime and Offshore Regulatory and Compliance Training in Louisiana and Texas

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Safety Management Systems (SMS) deploys certified paramedics specially trained in remote care medicine, HSE technicians and consultants, fire prevention specialists, and offers an extensive array of regulatory and compliance training and wellness services.

SMS offers training on-site in Lafayette, Louisiana, and at the training centers located across the United States. The state-of-the-art 96,000 square-feet Training Academy in Lafayette provides the most complete services offered.

Additional training academy locations include: Houston, Texas; San Antonio, Texas; Shreveport, Louisiana; and Houma, Louisiana.

Safety Management Systems and Smith Mason & Co have teamed up to provide well control training in Houston, Texas. The courses, led by Smith Mason & Co instructors, are held at Safety Management Systems’ Houston training facility.

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Training Programs



  • Anchor Handling Safety
  • Basic Firefighting (STCW 2010 USCG)
  • Basic Firefighter Refresher (STCW 2010)
  • Back Safety Awareness
  • Basic Training (BT) entire STCW-2010 program
  • Basic Rigging (4hr) Limited Hands-On
  • Basic Rigging 8hr-Expanded Hands-On
  • Behavioral-Based Safety
  • Basic Offshore Safety Induction Emergency Training (BOSIET)
  • Comprehensive DOT Hazardous Material Shipping (see DOT 49 CFR 171-180; 16hr Hazardous Chemical Transportation)
  • Compressed Gas Cylinder Safety Awareness
  • Confined Space Awareness
  • Confined Space Entrant/Attendant
  • Confined Space Gas-Free
  • Confined Space Rescue
  • Confined Space Supervisor
  • Control Room Operator
  • CPR Healthcare Provider Initial
  • CPR Healthcare Provider Refresher
  • API Crane
  • Crane-Overhead
  • Crane Operator Basics
  • Deck Safety
  • Diver Medical Technician (DMT)
  • Diver Medical Technician (DMT) Refresher
  • DOT 49 CFR 171-180; Hazardous Chemical Transportation, formerly DOT HM-126F
  • DOT HM 126F (see DOT 49 CFR 171-180; 4hr Hazardous Chemical Transportation; also 8hr and 16hr)
  • Electrical Safety for Non-Electrical Workers*
  • Emergency Medical Responder EMR, formerly First Responder
  • Emergency Medical Responder Refresher
  • Emergency Medical Technician Basic (EMT)
  • Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Refresher
  • Emergency Medical Technician/Diver Medical Technician Combo
  • Excavation & Trenching
  • Fire - Incipient 
  • Firefighting Basic (STCW-2010 USCG)
  • Firefighting – Combined Basic/Advanced (STCW-2010 USCG)
  • First Aid/CPR (STCW-2010 USCG)
  • First Aid/CPR/AED
  • First Responder Refresher (see Emergency Medical Responder Refresher)
  • Further Offshore Emergency Training (FOET)
  • Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS)
  • Hazard Communication (HAZCOM)
  • Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response
  • Helicopter Landing Officer (HLO) Day 1
  • Helicopter Landing Officer (HLO) Firefighting Day 2
  • Helicopter Underwater Training (HUET)
  • Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S)
  • Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S)/Respiratory Protection Combo
  • IADC RigPass (SafeGulf/SafeLand encompassed)
  • IADC RigPass Test Out (SafeGulf/SafeLand encompassed)
  • Incident Investigation
  • Introduction to Survival Craft
  • Major Emergency Management Initial Response
  • Maritime Security CBT
  • Medic First Aid®
  • Medical Care Person in Charge (MCPIC), formerly MPIC (STCW-2010 USCG)
  • Medical Care Provider (MCP), formerly MFAP (STCW-2010 USCG)
  • Occupational Health & Safety Technologist (OHST) Prep Course
  • Offshore Marine Service Association (OMSA)
  • Offshore Marine Service Association (OMSA) – Train the Trainer
  • OPITO HUET 5095 (Helicopter Underwater Escape Training)
  • OSHA 10hr General Industry Outreach Training Program
  • PEC Refresher
  • Person in Charge (PIC) Controlling Emergencies
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)*
  • Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities (PSSR) (STCW-2010 USCG)
  • Personal Survival Technique (PST) - Water Survival (STCW-2010 USCG)
  • Personnel Transfer*
  • Portable Fire Extinguishers
  • Proficiency in Survival Craft (PSC) (STCW-2010 USCG)
  • Qualified Rigger
  • Qualified Signal Person
  • RigPass Test Out
  • API Rigging
  • Rigging (4hr) Limited Hands-On
  • Rigging (8hr) Expanded Hands-On
  • Rigging - General Lifting Appliance Operation (PH4145)
  • SafeGulf
  • SafeGulf Test-Out (all CORE days)
  • SafeGulf/SafeLand
  • SafeLandUSA
  • Safety Trained Supervisor (STS)
  • Scaffolding
  • Sea Survival - Aircrew Ditching (ADC)
  • Sea Survival SWET/HUET Inclusive
  • Sea Survival METS/HUET Inclusive
  • Tropical Helicopter Underwater Training (T HUET)
  • Vessel/Facility Personnel with Security Duties (VFPSD)
  • Vessel Security Officer (VSO) 2-Day Program - USCG Approved
  • Plus many more..