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Oil Spill Awareness for Offshore Vessel Crews

Developed to give Standby Vessel Masters and Crews or First Responders in an offshore response the necessary knowledge to respond quickly and effectively to an offshore oil spill incident.

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Course details

Enhance and develop your knowledge to enable a fast and effective response to an offshore oil spill incident. 


Is this course for me?

Designed primarily for vessel crews and offshore installation workers, this course is also applicable to anyone who may be asked to respond to an oil spill incident offshore.


What will I learn?

This course will give you the knowledge and understanding in the following areas:

  • Describe how oil behaves in the sea and changes over time
  • Estimate the trajectory of oil based on the wind speed and current
  • Use the BONN Oil Appearance Colour Code to describe the thickness and size of an oil spill.
  • Discuss the use of dispersant and the correct process for applying it
  • Explain how to carry out oil sampling


Learning Management System

Delivered through e-learning, you will have access to OSRL’s online learning management system (LMS). This innovative digital learning system allows you to conveniently manage your study time over single or multiple sessions.

A unique feature of this course is the ability to download content and complete the material offline, meaning internet access is only needed for the initial course download and final upload of results.


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Member price /
non member price
03/01/2023 - 02/01/2024
GBP 58 / GBP 63

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