Suhail Mohamed Al Mazrouei, the Minister of Energy for the United Arad Emirates, will open the OPITO Safety and Competency Conference – OSCC 2014 – at the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr Hotel, Abu Dhabi, UAE …Read full article » : Monday, September 01 - 2014 @ 14:38
The keynote speakers to appear at this year’s OPITO Safety and Competence Conference – OSCC 2014 have been announced.
Army officer and commentator on conflicts – Bob Stewart, inspirational mountaineer – Karen Darke and globally recognised …Read full article » : Saturday, May 10 - 2014 @ 19:31
The oil and gas industry body which sets training standards that improve safety will ensure that these centres train Iraqis to industry expectations and OPITO standards.
In addition, OPITO is working with all the international …Read full article » Iraq: Tuesday, March 12 - 2013 @ 12:52
The findings of the research, which was conducted by the Aberdeen Business School at the Robert Gordon University, show that a lack of consistency and variations in regional approaches to training are barriers to achieving …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Thursday, November 25 - 2010 @ 10:36
The focus of the research is to explore how internationalisation impacts on emergency response and basic safety training requirements in the industry. The research will inform Optio’s work towards its goal of rolling out global …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Monday, November 08 - 2010 @ 14:55
Set to become an annual conference and exhibition, the Opito Safety and Competence Conference (OSCC) 2010 will attract senior figures from national and multi-national oil and gas operators and contractors to share best practice, lessons …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Saturday, September 04 - 2010 @ 10:48
With Iraq gearing up to produce 12 million barrels of oil per day, OPITO estimates they will require a skilled workforce of around 600,000.
A unique, not-for-profit organisation, OPITO is wholly owned by the oil and …Read full article » Iraq: Wednesday, February 02 - 2011 @ 15:25
ADIPEC Health Safety and Risk Management Forum will see the region’s health, safety and risk management champions gather for four days of intensive discussion, debate and dialogue on the most pressing issues of the today …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Monday, June 06 - 2011 @ 13:03
Dubai-based OPITO was asked by employers in the Middle East and Asia Pacific regions to create a minimum training and competence standard for workers required to drive as part of their job role.
Following …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Tuesday, August 17 - 2010 @ 13:38
Entitled “Tick Safety not Boxes”, the research commissioned by Opito and conducted by the Robert Gordon University explores the issues around compliance and competence in the global oil and gas industry. Sponsored by Aberdeen Drilling …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Wednesday, November 23 - 2011 @ 14:49