Lead Forensics

Basic Offshore Safety Induction and Emergency Training Course (with CA-EBS) (BOSIET)

Course Info

Duration : 3 Day(s)

Approval: OPITO


The course is OPITO Approved and is conducted in accordance with their training standards.  This course is designed to meet the Basic Safety Induction & Emergency Training requirements for the UK sector of Offshore Oil & Gas Exploration & Production.  Please check your requirements prior to booking.

During the 3 day BOSIET Course, delegates will be provided with a range of knowledge and skills relevant to:

  • Safety Induction
  • Sea Survival
  • Helicopter Safety and Escape
  • Fire, Firefighting and Self Rescue

Certificates are issued to delegates upon successful completion of course.  Certificates are valid for 4 years. 


  • Minimum age of 16 years

Please be aware as from the 26th March 2018. If you are attending this course then the following pre-requisites will need to be provided PRIOR to course commencement:-

  • Possess a valid, unexpired Oil and Gas UK (OGUK) offshore medical certificate OR possesses a valid, unexpired offshore medical certificate issued by a body outside of the UK which is recognised as the equivalent to the OGUK medical certificate of fitness for offshore work; AND
  • Possess a certificate of fitness to undertake shallow water CA-EBS training issued by a registered OGUK examining doctor.

Please ensure all copies of your pre-requisites are emailed through to karen.histon@hota.org prior to course commencement.


Price: £635.00 Excl vat.  Price includes 2 course lunch (hot or cold) / Refreshments throughout the course / Tuition fees / Certification fee / OPITO registration.

Course Venue:

Day 1 will be held at our Albert Dock facility in Hull (HU3 2BP).

Days 2 & 3 will be held at our Malmo Road facility in Hull (HU7 0YF).

Registration / Times:

Registration will open at 0815 hrs.  The course will commence at 0845 hrs prompt.  The course will finish at approximately 1700 hrs daily.

Photo ID:

You must bring government issued photographic identification on your first day (i.e. passport, driving licence, Discharge Book, Permanent Resident Card, U.S. military ID etc).  Vantage cards are no longer accepted as valid ID for OPITO Courses.


The course is physically demanding and includes a large amount of practical training and delegates are required to participate in all elements.  Delegates will be asked to make and sign a declaration of good health and fitness at the time of registration.

PPE requirements:

Delegates will be expected to bring the following items:

  • Day 1 : Working clothes, overalls, safety boots and wet weather gear (i.e. anorak etc).
  • Days 2 & 3 : Soap & towel, working clothes, overalls, safety boots, swim wear and clothing suitable to be worn under a survival suit (i.e. thin tracksuit bottoms, t-shirt etc).


Special Notes:

Facilities include:

Free on-site parking at all sites / free Wi-Fi at all sites / Option to purchase breakfast sandwiches each morning (Malmo Road site only).

Special dietary requirements :

We can cater for any special dietary needs.  You will need to inform the bookings department prior to attending your course.

For joining instructions:

Please contact HOTA direct on 01482 820567


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