OPITO Basic Offshore Safety Induction & Emergency Training (BOSIET)

The Basic Offshore Safety Induction & Emergency Training (BOSIET) course enables delegates to gain a basic knowledge of specific safety issues relevant to offshore installations and an understanding of emergency response on an offshore installation and during helicopter transit.

The BOSIET course consists of 4 modules, including both theory and practical sessions:

Safety induction
Sea survival and emergency first aid
Fire fighting and self rescue
Helicopter safety and escape


Upon completion of the course, delegates will have earned a basic understanding and awareness of the hazards they will face when working offshore. They will also receive an introduction to the safety regime and safety management systems in place to control and mitigate those hazards. Following instructor explanation and demonstration delegates must show understanding and competency in the different course modules.