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Helicopter Underwater Emergency Training/Open Sea Survival

Course aims and target group:

To provide Helicopter Emergency training to novice delegates, to enable them to deal with emergency situations which may be encountered while traveling to and from an offshore installation. This course is aimed at persons working where water temperatures remain above 15 degrees centigrade throughout the year.

Course Content:

Helicopter Safety and Escape Training

  • The donning of an aviation lifejacket
  • The action in preparation for a helicopter ditching and emergency landing
  • Actions following:
I.   A controlled emergency descent onto dry land
II.  A controlled ditching onto water
III. A partial submersion of an aircraft
IV. A capsize of an aircraft

Sea Survival Training

  • The donning of a permanent buoyancy lifejacket prior to use in an emergency
  • The fitting of a helicopter strop and correct body posture during winching

Duration:

One (1) Day

Prerequisite and Scheduling Criteria:

Medical Certificate of Fitness

Location:

HHSL Safety Systems Limited Training Facility.

Dates Available:

Upon request

Cost:

$1,600.00 + VAT