In this module we will cover:

  • Various safety checks that an OCR needs to be aware of

  • Your own safety awareness and that of other workers

  • Preparing for emergencies

  • Providing a safe working & living environment at site

  • Routine safety checks

  • Safe storage of dangerous materials

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction

    • A Message from your Instructor

  • 2

    Chapter 1 - First Priorities

    • Cabin Area Safety Checks

    • Preparing for an Emergency

  • 3

    Chapter 2 - Safety Checks

    • General Safety Checks

    • Safety Signage

    • Mobilisation Phase

    • Safety Equipment for Working at Height

    • Checking the MOB Boat

    • Life Rings and MOB Alarms

    • Location and Coverage from Deck Cameras

    • Life Rafts and Emergency Release Systems

    • Fire Checks

    • First Aid Checks

    • Noise Safety Checks

  • 4

    Chapter 3 - Breathing Apparatus

    • Types of Breathing Apparatus

    • Breathing Apparatus Management

    • Air Testing Equipment

  • 5

    Chapter 4 - Storage of Dangerous Materials

    • Introduction

    • Compressed Gases

    • Paint and Solvents

    • Explosives

    • Chemicals

  • 6

    Chapter 5 - General Safety

    • General Access

    • Work Deck Checks

    • Sail Away Checks

    • Welding, Cutting and Grinding

    • Rigging Checks

    • Weekly Safety Checks

    • Getting to know a vessel

  • 7

    Conclusion

    • A Message from your Instructor

    • Module Quiz

    • Module Sources

    • Glossary and Abbreviations