HLO SM – Helideck Landing Officer Skills Maintenance
ERGT’s Helicopter Landing Officer Skills Maintenance (HLO SM) course program is designed for individuals who have already attained the pre-requisite skills and are required to demonstrate ongoing competence and capability. The purpose of this course is to assess and update candidates’ skills and knowledge, ensuring a consistent level of competence and capability expected within the offshore sector.
This course is designed for personnel working offshore who are responsible for the coordination of helicopter landing duties. These personnel will have a good working knowledge of all aircraft hazards, aircraft construction, hazards in the operation of the aircraft and their employers / clients emergency response procedures for the Helideck.
The expected learning outcomes for this course are:
- Respond to aircraft emergencies
- Evacuate personnel and attend to casualties
- Conduct tactical operations
- Conclude operations and preserve the scene
Training Standard Pre-requisites
There are no training standard pre-requisites for this course.
ERGT Required Skills and Knowledge
In order for ERGT to deliver the training and assessment in the timeframe specified for this course, trainees are required to come to the course with a specific range of skills and knowledge.
Evidence of the following prior skills and knowledge must be provided to ERGT for verification prior to course commencement:
Helicopter Landing Officer or equivalent training
ERGT Desired Skills and Knowledge
There are no ERGT desired skills and knowledge applicable for this course.
Medical and Health Standards
A medical certificate is not required for this course, however a health questionnaire and declaration of fitness will be required at course registration. Please contact ERGT for any concerns regarding completion of practical training and assessment requirements and to discuss options for reasonable adjustments.
Government issued photo identification is required for course registration.
In alignment with industry expectations and to ensure ongoing competence and capability ERGT recommends skills maintenance be conducted every 2 years.