OPITO has revised its Training Standards for HLO qualifications.
The document HELIDECK OPERATIONS INITIAL TRAINING (HOIT) Standard rev. 0 Amendment 2 outlines the new standards for HLO certification.
In addition to holding a Dangerous Goods Certificate and a Radio Operator’s Certificate of Competence (ROCC), the prospective Helicopter Landing Officer now has to complete:
On completion of these 2 courses, the candidate can be certified as a HLO - in accordance with OPITO standard requirements, as per the requirement of IOGP Report 690.
Flight Safety can recommend a CAA Certified online course for the Dangerous Goods Certificate and a CAA certified Aeronautical Radio Telephony trainer for VHF Radio.
Flight Safety now offers online courses that are OPITO compliant, covering all aspects of the required Helideck Operations Initial Training and Helicopter Emergency Response Training.
The Combined HOIT and HERTL courses cover:
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