TFOET: Tropical Further Offshore Emergency Training (T-FOET)

The OPITO approved T-FOET training programme is designed for personnel travelling to offshore installations/vessels via helicopter in a warm water tropical environment.

Approved by OPITO

TFOET: Tropical Further Offshore Emergency Training (T-FOET)

฿31,400.00 1 day

Course Overview

This training course is designed in order to refresh the theoretical and practical knowledge gained during the Tropical BOSIET. Main disciplines are basic safety, basic medical knowledge, survival at sea and firefighting.

Who should attend

This programme is designed to meet the further offshore safety and emergency response training requirements for personnel working in the offshore oil and gas industry in a tropical environment.

Aims and Objectives

The aim of the T-FOET is to provide the delegates with the opportunity to practise and demonstrate emergency response skills which are not possible to practise during drills, exercises and emergency training offshore.

The objectives of the T-FOET are that delegates will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate, in a simulated environment, that they can use the safety equipment and follow procedures in preparing for and during helicopter emergencies – with particular focus on escaping from a helicopter following ditching.
  2. Demonstrate that they can use basic firefighting equipment effectively, and use selfrescue techniques in low visibility and completely obscured visibility situations e.g. smoke filled areas.
  3. Demonstrate that they can perform basic first aid.

Physical and Stressful Demands

Training and/or assessment activities contained within this Standard may include physically demanding and potentially stressful elements. All personnel who participate in such activities must be physically and mentally capable of participating fully.


A valid (in-date) OPITO-approved BOSIET (with CA-EBS), BOSIET, TBOSIET, FOET (with CA-EBS), FOET or TFOET certificate.
Valid in-date offshore medical (Valid within 12 months)

Course Outline

The training course consists of the following modules and elements:

Module 5 Helicopter Safety and Escape

  • Element 5.1 Helicopter safety and escape techniques

Module 6 Firefighting and Self Rescue

  • Element 6.1 Basic firefighting and self-rescue techniques

Module 7 Emergency First Aid

  • Element 7.1 Emergency first aid techniques


OPITO certificate. Validity period is 4 years.


Practical Assessment


Coffee Breaks, Lunch, Handouts, Local Transportation

Schedule, Class Size, Locations

Monday – Friday

Min/Max Class Size:

Laemchabang near Pattaya or Songkhla, South Thailand