The Helicopter Underwater Escape Training (HUET) non-OPITO training is designed to provide offshore personnel who have to travel by helicopter fairly regularly and require basic  individual and group survival skills in case of helicopter water ditching, but who don’t particularly need the OPITO certificate.


As a result of the trauining delegates are expected to demonstrate a successful knowledge of preparation for ditching or emergency landing protocol as well as practice emergency escape after water ditching with the correct use of Emergency Breathing System.

Course Content:

• Helicopter Safety & Escape;
• Pre boarding briefing;
• Safe boarding module;
• In flight safety;
• Safe disembarkation;
• In flight emergency actions;
• Use of EBS equipment;
• Practical Emergency escape Breathing System training;
• Practical emergency ditching and escape training;
• In Water Survival techniques.

Target Audience: Offshore personnel and seafarers travelling regularly to worksites by helicopters.

Pre-requisites: None.

Validity: 4 years.

Training Centers Offering This Course

Nigeria (3)

Port Harcourt, ng

Warri, ng

Norway (3)

Rønningen, no

Sandnes, no

Croatia (2)

Split, hr

Split/Sibenik, hr

France (2)

Marseilles, fr

Paris, close to Charles de Gaulle Airport, fr

Congo (2)
Brazil (2)
Sweden (2)

Käringön (Göteborg), se

Philippines (2)

Manila, Bacoor, Tanza, ph

UK (2)
The Netherlands (1)
Poland (1)
Romania (1)

Constanta, ro

Australia (1)
Tunisia (1)
Denmark (1)
Germany (1)
Japan (1)

Ginza, Fukuoka-ken, jp

Ukraine (1)

Odessa, ua

Estonia (1)
Azerbaijan (1)

Baku, az

USA (1)

Lafayette, Louisiana, us

Qatar (1)
New Zealand (1)

New Plymouth, nz