The OIM Controlling Emergencies Coaching and Assessment course is developed to assist Offshore Installation Managers in obtaining an essential qualification in emergency management and internationally recognized endorsement in the profession. The assessment is conducted in accordance with OPITO standard.


The key objective of the OIM Controlling Emergencies Coaching and Assessment course is to get advanced skills in the offshore emergency control during the coaching sessions and to pass the practical assessment in order to obtain the internationally acknowledged permit to work as Offshore Installation Manager.

Couching session:

Content of the couching sessions usually depends on the individual requirements of the candidate/ group of candidates or the Employer Company’s requirements in case OIM is assigned for the course.


Practical assessment is based on candidate’s performance during 3 emergency scenarios played in a simulator which replicates his own installation. A formative exercise is completed prior to formal assessment followed by full debriefing session to provide candidate with an opportunity to familiarize oneself with an assessment system properly.

Target Audience: OIM, deputy OIM, any person in a command position requiring the OIM license.

Pre-requisites: None.

Duration: 3 days (OPITO OIM Assessment – 1 day per candidate).

Note: Many training providers recommend candidates to take up Major Emergency Management Initial Response (MEMIR) training prior to committing to OIM Assessment.

Training Centers Offering This Course

Malaysia (2)

Johor, Pengerang, Miri, my

France (1)

Paris, close to Charles de Gaulle Airport, fr

Congo (1)
Australia (1)

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

Nigeria (1)
Azerbaijan (1)

Salyan highway 46km, az

Indonesia (1)
Kazakhstan (1)

Atyrau, Aktau, kz