OERTM / FOERTM — (Ocupational Training International, Baku, Azerbaijan)

Course Name: Offshore Emergency Response Team Member and its refresher.

Ocupational Training International (OTI), Baku, Azerbaijan in conjunction with KMSTC partner.

Target group: This programme is designed to meet the initial onshore training and assessment requirement for the Offshore Emergency Response Team Member.

Aims: To provide delegates with the additional skills necessary to fulfil the role of emergency fire team member and to be able to demonstrate competence in that role.

Objectives: At the end of the course delegates will be able to:

  • Identify hazards and hazardous areas
  • Locate fixed systems and equipment available
  • Respond to alarms / complete the muster in accordance with procedures
  • Donned correct BA equipment / complete BA pre-entry checks
  • Gain access to the incident area
  • Move through the incident area / work in the incident area in a safe manner
  • Maintain a means of safe escape
  • Confirm missing personnel
  • Find missing personnel in accordance with procedures / extricate trapped or injured personnel
  • understanding the various rescue methods and equipment
  • Utilise fixed systems and monitor the effectiveness
  • Select and use portable systems
  • Monitor and control for effectiveness and redress any deficiencies
  • Isolate plant and equipment as required with emergency procedures
  • Appropriate action to deal with non fire incidents
  • Cleaning and servicing of equipment
  • Minimise water / smoke and heat damage in accordance with procedures
  • Establish appropriate communication / Issued and given clear instruction
  • Operate various communication systems
  • Response and incident feedback to team members and specialist


Unit 1:   Maintain a state of readiness and respond to emergencies

Element 1.1: Maintain a state of readiness

Element 1.2: Respond to emergency and prepare to enter the incident area

Unit 2:   Enter the incident area and rescue personnel

Element 2.1: Enter the incident area and work safely

Element 2.2: Rescue personnel

Unit 3:   Control the incident

Element 3.1: Carry out firefighting operation

Element 3.2: Carry out non firefighting operations

Element 3.3: Maintain effective communications

Duration: 5 days

Pre-requisite training for delegates on this course is possession of a current BOSIET or FOET certificate.

KMSTC management may assist you in booking a hotel in Baku. (Hotel fees will be covered by participants).

Approval: OPITO Approved.