Survival Instructor

24th May 2024

This role will be responsible for the delivery of emergency response-based training programs, aimed at the Offshore Oil and Gas, Maritime and Renewables Industries.

Key Responsibilities   

  • Delivering industry approved courses (OPITO, STCW, GWO, & Bespoke events). 
  • Supervising delegates during practical in-water, basic fire, first aid and lifeboat training. 
  • Carrying out delegate competency assessments against the required course criteria. 
  • Attending periodical operational meetings. 
  • Managing your weekly training schedule, set by the Lead Instructor. 
  • Promoting a positive safety culture around the worksite.  
  • Maintain and update courses to meet approval standards, following the Companies process and systems such as ISO 9001 but not limited to. 
  • Primarily involved with Survival & HSE based courses, you would be also expected to support the demands of Fire, Renewables and Marine based programs. 
  • Occasional travel as required. 
  • You may be asked from time to time be asked to undertake other tasks that are considered to be relevant to your position. 


Candidate Requirements


  • Knowledge of safety cultures within our industries
  • Understanding of instructional techniques and process of training delivery
  • Ability to adapt to industry changes. 
  • Able and willing to work to flexible schedules/ shifts and commit the time required to get the job done 
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • PC literate with excellent knowledge of Microsoft systems. 


  • A1 Assessor or equivalent. 
  • Experience of training large groups of delegates. 
  • Experience in working at height instructing and/or operationally 
  • Possess occupational expertise in roles related to relevant Industries. 
  • Diving Qualification to PADI Dive Master, HSE Part 2 or equivalent. 
  • Crane operator experience (overhead). 
  • Experience in rigging, slinging or banksman training.
  • Previous experience in a similar role 
  • Worked offshore /at sea or delivered training in this environment 
  • First Aid qualified 
  • Knowledge of industry training standards & associations (GWO, OGUK, OPITO, STCW, IADC, APi etc.).

Closing date: 7th Jun 2024

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