Want to work in the offshore oil and gas industry?
One of the mandatory things you need to do is to get the Basic Offshore Safety Induction & Emergency Training (BOSIET) Certificate.
This is basic training for all personnel working offshore, which is aimed at learning the necessary skills to handle all possible emergencies in the industry.
How long does BOSIET take?
It usually takes 3 days to do the course and get the BOSIET certificate for 4 years. After that, you need to verify and renew your certificate in order to continue working offshore.
What are the requirements for BOSIET participants?
Is BOSIET worth it?
«After 3 days of BOSIET training with CA-EBS, I’m ready to go into space! They taught us the basics of safety at offshore facilities. The training was carried out very professionally and the best part is they showed us the most realistic situations that can occur at offshore facilities. Now, we are ready for anything, and the algorithm of actions built in our heads will never be displaced by panic»
There are lots of world-known companies like Falck and Opito, which provide sufficient BOSIET training and give certificates allowing people to work in the offshore industry.
Here, we have a list of the most reliable and popular BOSIET training locations for applicants all over the world:
In Perth you can choose among:
In Brisbane, there are:
An amazing opportunity to take BOSIET training online is offered by the OPITO center.
Since 2018, everyone who is going to work offshore can get a certificate from OPITO E-BOSIET (Digital Delivery BOSIET).
How does BOSIET E-learning work?
It is important to do the practical day no more than over 3 months after you complete your e-learning!
Since the BOSIET certificate lasts for 4 years only, it is essential to renew it if you’re planning to continue working in the offshore oil and gas industry.
Official BOSIET refresher is FOET - Further Offshore Emergency Training. This course takes only one day and consists of 3 modules (to update the skills and knowledge from BOSIET.
The modules of FOET include:
It is important to take FOET before your BOSIET certificate expires!
Only in this case you are allowed to take a one-day course. If you miss the deadline, you will have to attend a normal 3-days offshore survival training (BOSIET) all over again.
If you want to verify your BOSIET certificate and check out if it’s active, you can use the certificate validation function at training certification websites like this or this.
Remember that you need to refresh your skills and knowledge as well as update your BOSIET certificate every 4 years.
BOSIET stands for Basic Offshore Safety Induction and Emergency Training, which offers the offshore survival certificate. It is mandatory for all offshore workers before starting their career at an offshore rig and installation environment. There are 3 types of BOSIET certificates:
The cost of a 3-days BOSIET course varies from $400 to $2000. However, most BOSIET courses stick to an average of $900-$1000. The price depends on the location you choose as well as on the competition level in the area. Usually, the quality of knowledge and preparation doesn’t differ critically in various certification centers.
The course includes practice and theory sections for the workers who are new to the industry. After getting your BOSIET certificate, you’ll be skilled at:
HUET, standing for Helicopter Underwater Escape Training is a subdivision of BOSIET and FOET courses.
HUET course can be learned separately from other modules of BOSIET and FOET if this part is the only required at your position.
Those, who have a BOSIET certificate don’t have to get a separate HUET training certificate.