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New Innovative Technology Set to Support Offshore Safety Training

Offshore workers are set to be better prepared for helicopter safety training with innovative technology being launched at a leading UK safety training provider. Falck Safety Services UK (Falck) has revealed new 360°immersive technology at the OPITO Safety & Competence Conference being held in Kua ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice

Posted 8 months agoPress > TechnologyOffshoreSafety Training +4

CNOOC Becomes China’s First OPITO Approved Safety Trainer

The largest producer of offshore crude oil and natural gas in China, the China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC), has become the country's first organisation certified to train workers to OPITO safety standards. Its safety training facility, CNOOC Safety & Technology Services Co., Ltd, ach ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice

Posted 9 months agoPress > CNOOCChinaOffshore +6

OPITO Appoints Director to Support Global Skills Development

OPITO, the global, not-for-profit skills body for the energy industry, has appointed Mark Cullens to the new role of director of strategic development. Mr Cullens, who joins from Petrofac Training Services where he was director of business development Eastern Hemisphere, will support OPITO as it e ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice

Posted 10 months agoPress > OPITODirectorAppointment +2

OPITO Awards 2018 to Celebrate Global Safety Champions

- Entries now open for OPITO Global Awards 2018 to be held in November - Champions of safety training and skills development within the oil and gas sector will be recognised at this year's OPITO Global Awards on 7 th November, during the organisation's annual safety and competency conference in ...

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Posted 1 year agoEvent > OPITOsafetyOil +3

OPITO Launches Digital Delivery of Safety-Critical Oil and Gas Training to Global Industry

Transformational change to emergency response training revealed at OSCC to save industry a million hours of training time per year A digital transformation of oil and gas safety-critical emergency response training is set to save the industry more than a million hours of training time per year ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice

Posted 1 year agoPress > OPITOOilgas

Industry champions sign up to support digital emergency response standard

A TECHNOLOGY-led initiative to transform the way oil and gas workers around the world undertake safety-critical emergency response training has received cross-continent support from organisations keen to be part of its development. More than a dozen training providers from as far afield as the UK, ...

Jamie MacDonald

Posted 2 years agoPress > OPITO

First workers complete oil and gas industry’s new onshore safety training standard with Wild Geese Group

THE first downstream oil and gas workers have successfully completed safety-critical training under a new industry standard which has been developed using the same high criteria used to train offshore workers safe around the world. Wild Geese Group (WGG) in Malaysia is the first company to achieve ...

Jamie MacDonald

Posted 2 years agoPress > OPITOWild Geesesafety

Oil and gas industry skills organisation responds to Institute for Fiscal Studies report on UK Apprenticeship Levy

THE oil and gas industry skills, standards and workforce development organisation OPITO has responded to a report from the Institute for Fiscal Studies which shows the target of three million apprenticeships and new funding system around the UK's new Apprenticeship Levy risk poor value for money. F ...

Jamie MacDonald

Posted 2 years agoPress > OPITOSkillsapprentice +1