IMO Level 1 First Responder Course

Vikoma has been accredited by the Nautical Institute to deliver the IMO Level 1 First Responder Course. This course is specifically designed to equip personnel to manage a harbour or shoreline oil spills.

The personnel that manage a shoreline or harbour clean-up operation need to be able to organise and supervise work teams using the appropriate equipment and techniques to successfully clean an oiled site. They need to understand the reasoning behind prioritising sites, understanding the types of shoreline, the environmental issues, selection of equipment and the correct techniques to carry out a successful clean-up.

This course provides the skills and knowledge to act as effective oil spill clean-up supervisors.

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