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Our activation procedure including contact details and forms for activation, in addition to equipment stockpile and aviation status reports can be found here.

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Response services are guaranteed ONLY for Members. Non-members are not guaranteed a response and will be required to sign a Non-member contract. Services and rates differ. Duty managers can be contacted for exercises.

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Training Courses

MCA Refresher

  • MCA Refresher

This course provides you with revalidation of your MCA Levels 3/3P - 5/5P certifications, covering the technical UK regulatory aspects of oil spill response.

  • OSRL is a Nautical Institute accredited training provider

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MCA Refresher is designed for those working in UK Ports and Harbours

Using a realistic scenario covering all aspects of a spill response, you will apply your knowledge and refresh your ability to develop a spill response strategy and communicate with relevant government agencies. 

If you have a valid MCA Level 3/3P, 4/4P or 5/5P certificate that is soon to expire, this course will revalidate your certification for a further 3 years (36 months from the date of the refresher course), refreshing your knowledge of the UK-specific spill response requirements.

Course Summary

  • Roles and Reporting

    Uncover the notifications and reporting requirements for UKCS oil spills, the role of the SOSREP and MCA in the UK Response Structure.

  • Oil Spill Response Overview

    Gain understanding into the causes and fates of oil, quantification, modelling and tracking of oil.

  • Response In Action

    Delve into the use of different response techniques, media management, waste management and spill termination.

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Develop your oil spill response skills and knowledge with our extensive range of interactive courses delivered by our experts.