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Helicopter Underwater Emergency Training with Emergency Breathing System (HUET with EBS)

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 in temperate water temperatures.

Course Content:

Helicopter Safety and Escape Training

  • The donning of an aviation lifejacket and transit suit.
  • 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
  • All training conducted with delegates wearing transit suits and using Emergency Breathing Equipment (EBS)

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


One (1) Day

Prerequisite and Scheduling Criteria:

No prior training required


HHSL Safety Systems Limited Training Facility.

Dates Available:

Upon request


Due to the physical demands of the course, it is the responsibility for the employer and participant to assess the participant’s ability to safely attend the Course.