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  • OPEP2
Learning Type Face To Face
Duration 4 Hours
Price from £289 £340
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UKCS Corporate Manager (OPEP Level 2)

  • OPEP2

Our comprehensive face-to-face training is designed to cover all aspects of oil spill response within the UKCS. This course is designed for individuals who are required to make corporate decisions in the event of an oil spill in UKCS waters.

  • OSRL is a Nautical Institute accredited training provider

In this immersive classroom-based experience, we focus on the response requirements of the corporate decision-maker within the UKCS.

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.

Why Face-to-Face Matters

Our commitment to excellence extends to the format of this course. Conducted in a face-to-face setting, this training provides a unique opportunity for direct interaction, collaborative learning, and real-time engagement. Through in-person discussions and hands-on activities, you'll gain a deeper understanding of response operational requirements within the UKCS, and raise awareness of stakeholder engagement for those undertaking dialogue with response personnel.

Is This Course Right For Me?

This training course is essential for corporate decision-makers working for a company operating in UKCS waters, providing you with the required UK training standard. The course is BEIS-accredited and is the minimum requirement for any person performing the role of: 

  • Operators Representative or Emergency Operations Manager within the SOSREP's (Secretary of State's Representative) Operations Control Unit (OCU)
  • Duty Manager, Emergency Room Manager and/or Incident Commander (within the Incident Command System)
  • Corporate decision-makers dealing with priority setting and significant external liaison during a spill response 
  • Personnel involved in the decision-making processes in a UKCS response or liaison with the relevant government agencies. 

This course accreditation is valid for 3 years. 

What Will I Learn On This Course?

As an essential training course for operating in the UKCS, you will learn and experience the following:

  • The key legislation and agreements
  • Awareness of spill response issues specific to the UKCS, including statutory requirements and applicable spill response techniques
  • The oil spill response requirements placed upon an Operator 
  • The role and collaboration with relevant government agencies during a spill response, including the SOSREP
  • The significance of Oil Pollution Emergency Plans (OPEPs)
  • The behaviour and potential impacts of an oil spill within the marine environment
  • Response options and spill termination. 
Course Programme

During this course, you will cover the following topics:

  • Legislation and agreements
  • Oil Pollution Emergency Plans (OPEPs)
  • Causes and fates of marine oil spills 
  • Environmental and economic impacts
  • Response techniques, limitations and considerations
  • Termination of a spill response.

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Date 11 September 2024
Location Aberdeen, UK
Learning Type Face To Face
Price £272.70 pp. £303 pp. £320.40 pp. £356 pp.

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