Search and Rescue Basic

Search and Rescue Basic

Emergency team personnel on fixed and mobile facilities on the Norwegian Continental Shelf.

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Search and Rescue Basic (OFI100)

Target GroupEmergency team personnel on fixed and mobile facilities on the Norwegian Continental Shelf.

ObjectiveAfter completing the course the participants should be able to:

  • Conduct search and rescue operations.
  • Complete risk assessments.

  • Planning and implement fire-fighting measures.
  • Know the limitations of equipment and personnel.

  • Taking action to prevent the spread of fires.

Course ContentsDuring the course, the following topics are covered:

  • Emergency preparedness/organisation.
  • Fire theory.
  • Fire extinguishing and fire suppression.
  • Search and rescue incl. smoke diving.
  • Rescue work at damage site.

  • Lifesaving first aid.
  • Substances used for fire extinguishing.
  • Physiology.
  • Pressurized gases and fluids (deluge in the event of a gas leak).

  • Patient examination / triage.
  • Fire extinguishing equipment.
  • Compressed air and other smoke diving equipment.
  • Mental reactions and psychological stress management (in the event of accidents and catastrophes).


  • Valid Basic Safety Training approved by Norwegian Oil and Gas (NOROG).

  • All delegates must present a medical certificate for personnel performing search and rescue duties. Delegates must also pass the fitness test and test of strenght before course start.

ExaminationWritten exam with multiple choice answers.

Language course
5 days
2 years
Approved by
Norwegian Oil and Gass Association