The UK Oil and Gas Industry – an introduction for Oil & Gas UK registered doctors
All doctors applying to join the Oil & Gas UK examining doctors list are now required to undertake this preparatory training course, to ensure that examining doctors have sufficient knowledge of the UK offshore oil and gas industry to enable them to undertake Oil & Gas UK medical examinations.
The course provides an opportunity for newly registering examining doctors to obtain an overview of the UK oil and gas industry. They will hear about what life and work is really like offshore, to enable them to get a better understanding of the working environment their patients face.
Dr Graham Furnace, Oil & Gas UK’s medical advisor, provides a practical and interactive session on the principles of the medical guidelines and on dealing with some of the more common problem conditions.
The course allows doctors from across the world to meet and discuss issues relating to health matters within the oil and gas industry. It is expected attendees will have sufficient understanding of and ability in spoken English to participate in the training without an interpreter.
The cost includes the training course, the applicant’s 2018 subscription for inclusion on the examining doctor list, and a copy of the guidelines.
In order to be included on the registered doctors list, doctors are required to submit an application form . The application form must be completed in addition to attending the workshop and must be completed in advance of attending the course.
Please note that your PIN number and all subsequent communications relating to your registration will be sent ONLY to the email address on the application form.
If you have a question about your eligibility to join the examining doctors list, please complete and return an application form to [email protected] along with any question you may have in advance of the course.
What is the refund policy?
Unfortunately we do not offer refunds.