OPITO

AcronymDefinition
OPITOOffshore Petroleum Industry Training Organization (UK)
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Despite the GoM being amongst the most developed regions in the world, it is yet to take up the OPITO framework which has been widely adopted by 45 oil and gas producing regions internationally.
With a track record in helping oil and gas provinces build indigeA[degrees] nous workforces to exploit their oil and gas reserves, OPITO is working on a phased plan that will provide the Omani government a sustainA[degrees] able solution to the employment needs of its people and to the demands of its growing oil and gas industry.
In addition, our training centre is approved by numerous local and international awarding bodies such as the Supreme Education Council, OPITO, NEBOSH, IOSH, ECITB, HABC, MEDIC First Aid, IIRSM, NSC, PADI, British Council, NFPA, IWCF, IEMA, PMI, US GBC, IADC, AIOBP, Rospa, QP (Qatar Petroleum), RasGas, Dolphin Energy and Maersk.
Morven Spalding, skills development director with OPITO, insisted there's no better time for women to re-enter an industry where demand for people continues to soar - and where the rewards are greater than ever.
Our goal as an international skills body owned by the industry is to improve global safety and competency by ensuring that every worker anywhere in the world is trained to the same high standards,EoACA[yen] said David Doig, chief executive of OPITO.
OPITO, which has an office in Dubai, is committed to improving safety and reducing risk for people, assets and companies in one of the most hazardous working environments.
Performance Criteria for Elements of OPITO Standards of OIM Competence
Big's Aberdeen office has won a clutch of new contracts in the oil and gas sector including a two-year marketing contract with Aberdeen Renewable Energy Group and PR contracts with Bristow Helicopters, Pipetech, Ramco and M2 Subsea, as well as a wider marketing remit from existing client OPITO.
The Oil & Gas UK Award for Apprentice of the Year, sponsored by OPITO, and the Oil & Gas UK Award for Graduate of the Year recognise the next generation of talent in the offshore oil and gas industry.
The following 22 years he was involved in setting up and running new training operations for BP in Scotland, Azerbaijan and Oman, plus developing a Middle East training centre for OPITO.
International oil and gas skills organization, OPITO has expanded its global footprint of accredited training providers with the approval of the first company in China.
Delegates take part in the RUK/GWO Sea Survival Course, and below, the OPITO, BOSIET Offshore Survival Course