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Course Name:

International Minimum Industry Safety Training (IMIST)

Short Description:

This Introductory safety training programme is designed to introduce the fundamental safety elements of the oil & gas industry to new starts, giving an appreciation of the potential hazards and controls that might be encountered

OPITO Standard 5312

Course Type:

Offshore Courses

Full Description:

  • AIM

The aim of the IMIST programme is to introduce delegates to the key safety elements required by all employees working in the oil and gas industry.

  • TARGET AUDIENCE

This introductory safety training programme is designed to introduce the fundamental safety elements of the oil and gas industry to new starts, giving an appreciation of the potential hazards and controls that might be encountered by personnel working within the oil and gas industry.

  • TRAINING PROGRAMME

Mod 1. Introduction to the Hazardous Environment

Mod 2. Working Safely

Mod 3. Understanding the Risk Assessment Process

Mod 4. Tasks that Require Permit to Work

Mod 5. Asset Integrity

Mod 6. Using Manual Handling Techniques Every Day

Mod 7. Controlling the Use of Hazardous Substances

Mod 8. Working at Heights

Mod 9. Being Aware of Mechanical Lifting Activities

  • METHODOLOGY

At the end of each module, candidates will be given a short test which will allow them to demonstrate their knowledge and understanding of the course content. A pass mark of 80% is required for each test.

  • DELEGATES PRE-REQUISITES

There are no pre-requisites.

  • CERTIFICATE

International Minimum Industry Safety Training Standard (IMIST) - OPITO Approved