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Basic Offshore Safety Induction and Emergency Training (with Compressed Air Emergency Breathing System) - [OPITO STCW95/2010 Conversion]

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OPITO BOSIET with CA-EBS - [STCW 95/2010 Conversion] Standard recognizes similarities in the training of marine personnel. The course is designed for new (or returning) personnel from the marine industry who wish to utilize their skills in the oil and gas industry, broadening the career options in this sector.

The OPITO approved BOSIET (Basic Offshore Safety Induction and Emergency Training) with Compressed Air Breathing System (CA-EBS) - (STCW 95/2010 Conversion) course provides the learner with a range of knowledge and skills relevant to travelling offshore by helicopter and working offshore, whilst drawing upon knowledge and skills previously gained through completion of the STCW 95/2010 BST or corresponding refresher training and the OPITO MIST or IMIST including offshore induction, self-rescue; using a CA-EBS; helicopter safety and escape; and survival at sea.


Upon completion of the OPITO BOSIET with CA-EBS - [STCW 95/2010 Conversion] course, the learner will have an awareness of the generic hazards encountered when working on offshore installations and the generic safety regimes and safety management systems in place to control and mitigate risks associated with hazards.

  • Duration: Approx 8hour 40 min (1 day)
  • Validity: 4 years
  • Pre-requisites: STCW 95/2010 Basic Safety Training OR Valid STCW Refresher Certificates AND, OPITO MIST certificate
  • Medical Requirement: Offshore medical certificate or medical certificate from the company

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BOSIET with CA-EBS STCW Conversion




Offshore Induction (Theory)

  • Typical offshore oil and gas activities
  • The main working consideration in the offshore environment
  • Injuries, illness and the role of the Offshore Medic

Helicopter Safety and Escape (Theory & Practical)

  • Helicopter Travel
  • Helicopter Emergencies
  • Use of Compressed Air Emergency Breathing System (CA-EBS)
  • Helicopter Escape Techniques
  • Additional CA-EBS Training (In-Water)

Offshore Evacuation (Theory & Practical)

  • Evacuation Methods and Procedures
  • Muster and actions upon boarding a survival craft (TEMPSC)
  • Sea Survival and emergency In-water actions

Firefighting and Self Rescue (Theory & Practical)

  • Causes of offshore fires and actions to be taken
  • Self-Rescue

Disclaimer: For general information purpose only - please check with OPITO for the latest and accurate information on training standards

Last Updated: March 15, 2021