OFC (Offshore Familiarisation Course)

Offshore Familiarisation

Purpose Offshore Familiarisation

Offshore  Familiarisation Course is enhance the knowledge of seafarers who would like to join an offshore fleet. May be also useful to offshore workers whilst changing their specialization.

Target Audience

Ship’s Masters, Officers and crew.


Course Content Offshore Familiarisation

  • Offshore vessels types and designations
  • Basic Offshore operations
  • Supply Cargo Operations (type of cargo, its transportation, loading/offloading)
  • Basic knowledge of offshore towing operations
  • Main aspects and practice in harbour operations
  • Induction and practice on ASD vessels, including harbour tug
  • Ship handling with different propulsion/Thrusters
  • Basic knowledge of Anchor Handling, including exercises on simulator
  • Basic health and safety requirements.

Types of ship covered in the course

• Platform Support Vessel
• Anchor Handling & Towing Vessel
• Accommodation Barge
• Construction Barge
• Pipelay Vessel
• Cable Lay Vessel
• Diving Support Vessel
• Well Stimulator Vessel
• Seismic Survey Vessel
• Drillships and Semi-Subs
• Deep Sea Mining Vessel
• Heavy Lift Crane Vessel
• Jackup Construction Vessel

CourseFee INRDurationCourse TimingDate CommenceRemarks
OFC5,000 1 day10:00-18:00On Demand