OPITO Products for Energy - Oil and Gas (Upstream)

ERRV Crew Fast Rescue Boatman

Standard Code: 6170

Revision: 4

Amendment: 1 (Jan 2020)

Aim and objectives:

The ERRV Crew Fast Rescue Craft Boatman Training course is designed to meet the initial emergency response training requirements for the role of an ERRV FRC Boatman.

Target audience:

The ERRV Crew Fast Rescue Craft Boatman training is designed for personnel that intend to work in the role of Fast Rescue Craft Boatman aboard an Emergency Response and Rescue Vessel (ERRV).

Delegate pre-requisites:

A valid OPITO approved ERRV Crew Initial Training Shipboard Operations (ITSO) certificate or reassessment to an equivalent standard through the Ongoing On-board Development and Training Programme OODTP.

*Note: A current and valid Advanced Medical Aider may attend this course if they do not possess a valid ITSO certificate. However in this instance they have to have a current ERRV OODTP for Masters and Crew (OPITO Code 6190)


Continuous training and assessment required through Ongoing Onboard Development and Training Programme for ERRV Masters and Crew Standard (OODTP). A formal assessment is made through the OODTP programme at least every 3 years.

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