The program participants with the skills and knowledge to be able to safely evacuate from a ditched helicopter and apply essential survival techniques. The highly practical program covers emergency situations and procedures regarding helicopter underwater escape and survival. This includes flight preparation including safety requirements, preparation for helicopter ditching, undertaking evacuation from the helicopter and facilitation of recovery processes including applying appropriate helicopter/vessel rescue techniques.
UNITS OF COMPETENCY
The program is aligned to meet the following units of competency:
PMSWHS214 Undertake helicopter safety and escape
AVIF2015 Utilise emergency breathing systems