OPITO Helicopter Underwater Escape Training HUET (5095)

Course Overview

The aim of the HUET programme is to prepare delegates that intend to travel to and from offshore oil and gas installations and vessels by helicopter by providing specific training in pre- flight and in-flight requirements and to equip delegates with the basic emergency response knowledge and skills required in the event of a helicopter emergency – with specific focus on escaping from a helicopter following ditching. 
The objectives of the HUET Training are that delegates will be able to: 

  1. Demonstrate, in a simulated environment, that they can use the safety equipment, and follow procedures in preparing for, and during helicopter emergencies – with particular focus on escaping from a helicopter following ditching

On successful completion of the course, delegates will be provided with an OPITO Approved HUET Certificate which is valid for 4 years.
Delegates will be assessed throughout the course, and will be required to undertake practical exercises to demonstrate their competence..  

The course is delivered using a mixture of theoretical delivery, observation and practical demonstrations.  All training is conducted in a safe and controlled environment by trained and qualified personnel.
Due to certain aspects of the course being physically demanding and potentially stressful, delegates will be required to confirm their medical fitness & physical ability to participate on this course by completing our centre medical self-screening form prior to course commencement
Special Needs
We will accommodate candidates with special needs. Any candidates with special needs must make us  aware at the earliest opportunity in order that we can strive to meet your needs and provide a suitable environment to support your training experience.