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Oil Spill Awareness Course

Complimentary online course

Give yourself the knowledge and learn the basics of oil spill response essentials, all from the comfort of your workspace. Now with an OSRL Certificate of Completion!

New to your job in oil spill response? Beginning your career in the industry? Or simply interested to know what's involved in the concept of oil spill response?

This course helps those new to the oil spill response sector learn the essentials of the whole response concept, so you can further build on the foundations of your oil spill response knowledge. 

What's more, you will now receive a certificate of completion for this course to recognise your increased knowledge of oil spill response fundamentals. 

What will I learn?

This course will give you an introductory insight into three main areas of oil spill response:

  • Spill Preparedness - covering causes and fates of oil spills, environmental and economic considerations and oil spill contingency planning
  • Incident Response - including responder safety, response options, incident, media and waste management
  • Spill Termination and Close-out - covering when to terminate the response and demobilise resources, post-spill monitoring and learning lessons from the response.  

Use the Registration Form to access the course.

Additional Information

This course takes approximately 75mins to complete.


Oil Spill Awareness Course Certificate

Upon finishing the course, you will be awarded a certificate acknowledging your enhanced understanding of the fundamentals of oil spill response.

The certificate link will be sent to the email registered. Kindly be aware that these emails are sent out in batches at the end of every day GMT. Remember to check your Spam/Junk folders.

If you haven't received the email by the day after completing the course, please contact us for assistance.

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Please complete the form below to access to the Oil Spill Awareness Course:


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