Gulf of Mexico Helicopter Underwater Egress Training (HUET) / Water Survival Training

1 Day


Delivered on request

Course Overview

This course is designed to provide personnel who travel by helicopter with an understanding of helicopter escape procedures and, in particular, action to be taken to evacuate or escape from a ditched/capsized helicopter.

Course Structure

Delegates are introduced to HUET training in a theoretical manner which is supplemented by demonstration and delegate participation.


Delegates must be at least 16 years of age.

Target Audience

Personnel who travel by helicopter over water. It is also suitable for personnel who have undertaken survival training which did not include helicopter underwater escape training.

Course content

  • Action prior to ditching
  • Actions following simulated ditching including submersion and inversion of helicopter
  • Helicopter emergency procedures


A Petrofac Training Services certification will be issued upon successful completion of the course.


Every four years

Items to Bring

Swimwear and a photographic ID


All delegates will be asked to complete a medical questionnaire prior to course commencement.

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