IADC approved Rig Pass (Offshore)

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  • 1.0 day
  • IADC


The course will: provide initial safety aware to delegates necessary before entering a rig location offshore. This course provides basic understanding on operations and focuses on safety aspects that must be considered and abided to. This course consists of theoretical and practical sessions where delegates will be required to demonstrate their knowledge and understanding of the training program content.


By the end of this training programme, delegates will be familiar with the following:

Chapter 1. Safety Principles

  • Reporting and Investigating incidents
  • Alcohol and drug policies
  • Prohibited items
  • Personal considerations
  • Land transportation
  • Communication

Chapter 2. Rig and Platform Environment

  • Arrival procedures
  • Safety alarms
  • Other warning systems
  • Housekeeping

Chapter 3. Work Site Safety

  • General work site safety
  • Tools
  • Hoisting equipment
  • Hazardous energy control
  • Work permits
  • Chemicals and chemical hazards

Chapter 4. Personal Protection and Health

  • Back protection
  • PPE
  • Head and hearing protection
  • Eye and face protection
  • Foot, hand and body protection
  • Respiratory protection
  • Fall prevention and protection
  • First aid
  • Severe weather

Chapter 5. Environmental Protection & Fire Safety

  • Garbage and waste management
  • Releases, spills and leaks
  • Fire safety
  • Fire extinguishers

Chapter 6. Offshore Operations

  • Arrival at shore base
  • Offshore transportation
  • Personnel transfer devices
  • Personal flotation devices and survival craft
  • Marine debris

Target Audience

Personnel who require orientation training for working in Oil and Gas operations offshore. (outside of the Gulf of Mexico).


None (please note, this course is available in English only)


IADC approved certification / card for Rig Pass will be issued on successful completion of the training programme.


There is no expiry for IADC Rig Pass


We often have IADC approved Rig Pass (Offshore) courses scheduled. Please call us on +44(0)1224 794 800 or email for availability.