Who is the course for? This eLearning course is aimed at individuals who will be involved in decommissioning projects, or have a need to understand the process.
Is previous experience required? You do not need prior knowledge or experience to complete this course and it is assumed that you are competent in your designated role.
How will the course benefit me? When assets are decommissioned, the options selected for dismantling the topsides and substructure can have a significant impact on the project costs and timeline. This course will give you a basic overview of how facilities can be decommissioned and the factors that need to be taken into consideration during planning.
The knowledge gained in this course will help you to plan facilities decommissioning activities and to select the most appropriate options for preparation and removal.
How will the course benefit my company? By ensuring you are fully aware of the factors to be considered when decommissioning the topsides and substructure, you can contribute to ensuring that your company's decommissioning projects are delivered effectively, from both a time and cost perspective.
What standards are referenced in the course? This course does not refer to specific legislation or standards but is written to current industry best practice.
Is there an assessment? Once you have completed the course, you will be asked a series of questions to check your knowledge and understanding. These are based on the learning objectives for the course and have a pass mark of 80%.
Outline the data requirements for planning and preparation
Describe the relationship between late life operations management and hook-down activities
Describe the activities undertaken during make safe and hook-down
Outline the key considerations associated with Normally Unmanned Installations (NUI)
Identify the key topside removal options
Describe the main technical considerations in selecting the preferred removal option for a topside
Identify the key jacket removal options
Describe the main technical considerations in selecting the preferred removal option for a jacket
Describe the impact of external factors on project schedule and cost
Internet Access - Users will need a computer or device with a web browser and an internet connection.
System - Runs on desktop computers and tablets. Microsoft Windows 7, 8 and 10 and MAC OS. Apple Tablets running IOS 11.
Browser - Runs on Edge, Chrome, Firefox and Safari, no plug-ins required