OPITO Helideck Emergency Response Team Member Further Training (HERTMF)

The Offshore Helideck Assistants (HDAs) typically carry out routine helideck operations such as maintenance and testing of helideck systems and equipment. HDAs also assist with passenger embarkation and disembarkation, as well as transferring freight and passenger baggage to and from the helicopter. HDAs will also perform the role of HDA Helideck Emergency Response Team Member (HERTM) when preparing for helicopter landings and form the initial respond to helicopter emergencies. This training course is designed to update the knowledge, understanding and skills required to perform the role of Offshore Helideck Assistant and Helideck Emergency Response Team Member in Helideck Operations with high level of safety and efficiency.

Courses Duration Participants Language
2 days 12 prs Eng / Ukr
2 days 12 prs Eng / Id
2 days 12 prs English
2 days 12 prs English
2 days 12 prs English

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Target Audience

All personnel currently-appointed OPITO-certified Offshore Helideck Assistant and/or Helideck Emergency Response Team Member that require to revalidate their Certificate by refreshing and updating their knowledge and skills

Course Prerequisites

One of the following:

  • A valid OPITO Helideck Emergency Response Team Member Training Certificate
  • A valid OPITO HERTM Further Training Certificate

Course Content

Theoretical lessons and practical exercises at Helicopter simulator:

  • HDA Further Training
    • HDA further theory training
    • HDA further practical training in emergency response.


Participants should demonstrate their knowledge of the role and responsibilities of a HDA and HERTM and practice to a variety of helideck firefighting and non-firefighting emergency scenarios.

Admission Requirements

Participants must have a valid medical certificate and valid photo ID


Every two years

Frequently asked questions:

After completing the course with Lerus, will participants receive an official OPITO certification?

Yes, upon successful completion of the course, participants will be awarded an official OPITO certification, confirming their competence in the specialized area of helideck emergency response.

What is the primary objective of the "Helideck Emergency Response Team Member Further Training (HERTM F)" course offered by Lerus?

The course is designed to refresh, reinforce, and further develop the knowledge and skills of helideck emergency response team members. It emphasizes the importance of understanding and practicing emergency response drills and procedures specific to helideck operations, ensuring the safety and security of offshore personnel and assets.

Who should consider enrolling in this course?

This course is tailored for individuals who have previously completed the Helideck Emergency Response Team Member initial training and are looking to further enhance their skills and knowledge. It's ideal for professionals responsible for responding to helideck emergencies, ensuring they are equipped with the latest techniques and best practices in the field.

Course reviews

Excellent Instructor with excellent knowledge of course
I would like to note the instructor who conducted the course, very deep knowledge transmitted to students in this course. Review by: Dryu
Satisfied expectations
I'm glad to share excellent impressions from refreshhing my HERTM certificate in this training center. Quilified and friendly training staff, lots of practice, course content is up-to-date. Thank you. Review by: Dmytro
Highly recommended course
I've managed to refresh my HERTM certificate here and I was fully satisfied with the complete process from the booking till the receipt of certificate. The top-of-the-line education level, the experienced staff who give information precisely following the OPITO standard. Thank you for this course. Review by: Stefan
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All everything is good Review by: Isa
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Very good this is PT lerus training from constructor.practical.and fasilitas clas room.food.all very good.all piople very respect.and i can't easy to understand..thank you so much for everithing Review by: Yanto
Instructor excelent Food excellent Receptionist excellent Place excellent Everything excellent Review by: Meylan
All excellent
all the teaching team and professional customer service, delicious, home-cooked food is affordable and comfortable Review by: Aisal
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