OPITO Accredited Offshore Survival Training in the Western Cape

OPITO is an organisation providing accreditation to Training Providers/Centres offering safety courses, including Offshore Survival courses, to the Oil and Gas industry. The organisation was initiated more than 30 years ago with the focus to develop a competent and safe workforce in the Oil and Gas industry. Having started in the UK, where OPITO accreditation is a requirement, the organisation now operates in 32 countries around the world. Please see www.opito.com for more information. Currently we have no OPITO accredited Training Providers/Centres in South Africa.

The purpose of this questionnaire is to gather information to help us better understand the need for OPITO accredited Offshore Survival training in the Western Cape.

Please be so kind to take a few minutes to answer the following questions, if Offshore Survival Training is a requirement for your staff.

* 1. How many of your staff generally have to complete Offshore Survival training?

* 2. Do you currently send your staff for OPITO accredited or non OPITO accredited Offshore Survival training?

* 3. Would you prefer to use an OPITO accredited Training Provider for Offshore Survival Training, should this training be offered in the Western Cape?

* 4. To what extend would your company be prepared to pay a premium over the regular course cost of R5 400, for the benefit of doing an OPITO accredited Offshore Survival course in the Western Cape?

* 5. How many of your staff are likely to do OPITO accredited Offshore Survival training, should this training be available in the Western Cape?

* 6. Where is your current Offshore Survival training done? (Tick all that apply)

* 7. What is the name of your company?

* 8. Please feel free to provide any suggestions you may have.