COURSES

Offshore Medic Course

Offshore Medic Course

This two-week UK Health and Safety Executive (HSE) approved course encompasses all aspects of the legal requirements, alongside the latest clinical thinking. The offshore installations and pipeline works (first aid) regulations 1989 placed a duty on those in control of offshore installations, pipeline works, or any associated activities to make provision for persons to administer first aid and emergency treatment to those who become ill or injured at work.

Course structure

The initial offshore medic course is a four-week modular programme. This allows students to complete the course in four consecutive weeks or four individual weeks over a 12-month period. The first and second weeks are classroom-based theory and practical, the remaining two weeks are placement and examination.

 Offshore Medic Refreshers are two weeks classroom-based course, which can be completed modular or distance learning over a six-month period.

 Who can apply?

  • Registered Nurse - Adult, who appear on the NMC register, and have a suitable portfolio with at least 3 years post registration experience.
  • RMN’s with other nursing qualifications, (RGN), who appear on the NMC register and have a suitable portfolio with at least 3 years post registration in general nursing.
  • Naval Medical Assistants, who have attained the rate of Leading Medical Assistant and have a suitable portfolio with at least 5 years’ service.
  • Army Medical Assistants (CMT1, RMA1), who have attained the rank of Corporal and have a suitable portfolio with at least 5 years’ service.
  • RAF Medical Assistants, who have attained the rank of Corporal and have a suitable portfolio with at least 5 years’ service.
  • Paramedic, with 3 years post registration experience

This list is not exhaustive, and individuals can be assessed on a case by case basis based on experience and qualification. Get in contact with us now.

Course Fee £2200 per person

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