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Training Courses

UKCS Corporate Manager (OPEP Level 2)

  • OPEP2

Essential for UK-based decision-makers during an oil spill response, this Department for Energy Security and Net Zero (DESNEZ) -accredited training course explains oil spill response and raises awareness of stakeholder engagement for those undertaking dialogue with response personnel and external bodies such as DESNEZ, MCA, SOSREP and other government agencies.

  • OSRL is a Nautical Institute accredited training provider

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OPEP Level 2 is essential for UK-based decision-makers during an oil spill response

If you are a corporate decision-maker within the UKCS, this essential course provides you with the required UK training standard to operate in your role.

Understand the behaviour of oil spills in the marine environment and the oil spill response requirements of the role, including priority setting, reporting requirements and interactions with relevant government agencies.

Course Summary

  • Legal Framework and Regulations

    Understand key legislation and agreements governing operations in the UKCS, whilst gaining awareness of oil spill response statutory requirements and the role of Oil Pollution Emergency Plans (OPEPs) in compliance.

  • Operational Response and Collaboration

    Learn about spill response techniques specific to the UKCS whilst understanding the oil spill response requirements for Operators by exploring the collaborative role with government agencies, including the SOSREP.

  • Environmental Impact and Response Strategies

    Examine the potential impacts of an oil spill in the marine environment by familiarising yourself with response options and spill termination strategies. Gain insights into the significance of effective spill response in mitigating environmental damage.

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