The aim of the Further Offshore Emergency Training (FOET) course is to create a simulated environment where offshore personnel can practice their emergency response and survival skills which are impossible to train during routine safety exercises on board or on MOU.


• Demonstrate helicopter safety skills with the premium on efficient helicopter escape after ditching.
• Effective operation of safety and firefighting equipment; knowledge of self rescue tactics;
• Well-coordinated first aid procedures.

Course Content:

• Helicopter Safety and Escape:
– Operation and use of EBS or CA-EBS;
– Preparation protocol for helicopter ditching or emergency landing;
– Actions protocol following helicopter ditching or emergency landing.

• Fire Fighting and Self Rescue:
– Use of hand held extinguishers;
– Operation of fixed hose reels;
– Self rescue in a low visibility and completely obscured visibility.

• First Aid Module.

Target Audience: All personnel working in the offshore industry.

Pre-requisites: Valid OPITO approved BOSIET /TBOSIET or FOET / TFOET certificate and medical fitness certificate.

Validity: 4 years.

Important: There are additional requirements for Further Offshore Emergency Training (FOET) certificate to work in the North Sea Sector (UK, Norway, Denmark and the Netherlands). CA-EBS or Escape Chute Training might be required; please refer to the Mutual Recognition of Basic and Refresher Safety and Emergency Preparedness Training agreement, Annex B for the additional guidance.

Training Centers Offering This Course

Philippines (6)

Bacolod, Cebu, Iloilo, Davao, Makati, ph

Paranaque City, ph

Subic Bay Freeport Zone, ph

UK (5)

Aberdeen, Grimsby, Newcastle, On-Site, gb

Billingham Cleveland, gb

USA (3)

Lafayette, Louisiana, us

Azerbaijan (3)

Salyan highway 46km, az

Australia (2)

Perth (Jandakot), Melbourne (Altona), Darwin (East Arm), au

Indonesia (2)

Kota Batam, id

New Zealand (2)

New Plymouth, nz

The Netherlands (2)

Amsterdam, Den Oever, Maasvlakte, nl

Schiphol Amsterdam, nl

Kazakhstan (2)

Atyrau, Aktau, kz

Bautino, kz

Russia (2)

Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, ru

Romania (1)
Belgium (1)
Brazil (1)

Macao, Rio de Janeiro, br

Denmark (1)
Japan (1)

Ginza, Fukuoka-ken, jp

Congo (1)

Pointe-Noire, cg

South Africa (1)

Fishing Harbour Saldanha Bay Western Province, za

Canada (1)

Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, ca