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International Minimum Industry Safety Training ( IMIST ) – Remote Learning

We are an Atlas approved Invigilation Centre providing the Offshore Petroleum Industry Training Organisation ( OPITO )approved International Minimum Industry Safety Training ( IMIST ) course.

Our IMIST course supports the global Oil and Gas Industry to meet safety initiative targets. It provides a comprehensive and consistent level of training, whilst enhancing the safety of individuals and teams of workers across the world to reduce risk and ultimately reduce the number of incidents.

Significant cost savings and ease of recruitment are also expected, as IMIST will reduce the need to continually repeat and duplicate training.

 Who is it for?

Our course covers all job roles for personnel employed in the Oil and Gas Industry across the world.

How is it delivered?

The course can now be delivered remotely, it is an interactive e-Learning training program, all you require is an internet connection, and a device such as laptop, PC, tablet, plus a phone.

How does it work?

The IMIST course covers nine modules:

  1. Introduction to the Hazardous Environment
  2. Working Safely
  3. Understanding the Risk Assessment Process
  4. Tasks that Require a Permit to Work
  5. Personal Responsibility in Maintaining Asser Integrity
  6. Using Manual Handling Techniques Every Day
  7. Controlling the Use of Hazardous Substances
  8. Knowledge and Processes of Working at Height
  9. Being Aware of Mechanical Lifting Activities

Our IMIST Course is an interactive e-Learning training programme that works by assessing your safety knowledge during a random sequence of assessment questions. At the end of this assessment, which is completed under time-bound conditions, the programme will automatically and dynamically assemble a unique course for you based on your knowledge gaps identified in the pre-assessment. You will then be presented with this content and the relevant summative assessment questions. This process is repeated until you have answered all the assessment questions correctly. A 100% pass mark is required to complete the IMIST programme.

Do I receive a certificate?

You will receive a digital copy of the Atlas/OPITO approved certificate for the International Minimum Safety Training ( IMIST )

In which languages can the IMIST course be provided?

IMIST is currently available in 12 languages; American and UK English, Arabic, Hindi, Bahasa Malaysian, French, Vietnamese, Thai, Indonesian, Russian, Kazakh and Danish.

When do I have to renew my IMIST qualification?

The IMIST Certification is valid for 4 years