In this module we will cover:

  • Personal Functionality – How you contribute to the project

  • The key roles of an Offshore Client Representative

  • How you will be monitoring operations

  • Experience, Knowledge & Self Belief

  • Onshore & Offshore functions

  • The main tools you will use to do your job

  • Administration required

  • Active & Passive roles

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome to the course!

    • Course Aims

    • A message from your instructor

    • An introduction to this module

    • Before we get started

    • Our survey before you begin

  • 2

    Chapter 1 - Personal Functionality

    • OCR Key Role

    • Your Own Tool Box

    • Eyes and Ears

    • Levels of Experience

  • 3

    Chapter 2 - Experience, Knowledge and other Factors

    • Experience

    • Self Belief vs. Actual Knowledge

  • 4

    Chapter 3 - Functions of the OCR

    • Project Stages that involve an OCR

    • Pre-contract requirement & Invitation to Tender

    • Everyday functions aboard the vessel

    • Vessel Mobilization

    • Vessel and Equipment Sea Trials

    • Monitoring Offshore Construction

    • Post Construction Tasks

  • 5

    Chapter 4 - Administration

    • How many OCRs on a vessel?

    • End of Cruise Reports

    • End of Project Report

  • 6

    Chapter 5 - Management Roles

    • Active Management Role for the OCR

  • 7

    Conclusion

    • A message from your instructor

    • Abbreviations Quiz

    • Module Sources

    • Glossary and Abbreviations