OPITO Products for Energy - Oil and Gas (Upstream)

Basic Onshore Emergency Response

Standard Code: 5702

Amendment: 2 (Jan 2020)


The Basic Onshore Emergency Training programme will introduce delegates to the specific emergency response issues and regimes relevant to onshore oil and gas operations, in relation to the proactive and reactive responses for personnel in the event of an onshore emergency.


The objectives of this training are that delegates will be able to:

  1. Identify the hazards which are specific to the onshore oil and gas industry that can lead to cause or increase the likelihood of fire.
  2. demonstrate the emergency response actions during an onshore emergency
  3. demonstrate that they can effectively use basic firefighting equipment, and practice self-rescue techniques in low visibility situations e.g. smoke filled areas.
  4. demonstrate first aid techniques.

Target audience:

The Basic Onshore Emergency Training programme is designed for personnel in the onshore oil and gas industry.

Delegate pre-requisites:

No pre-requisites are required.


4 years

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