Lerus provides special training for The Offshore Helicopter Landing Officer (HLO) and The Offshore Helideck Assistants (HDAs). Training courses from this section will help all the participants to get knowledge, understanding and skills required to perform the role of Helicopter Landing Officer (HLO) or Helideck Assistants (HDAs). Each product is designed to train and to test competence and knowledge of different groups of applicants, beginning with novices up to skilled mariners. Find out more information about HLO and HDA roles here - Certification scheme.
Safe operations on a Helideck depend on many factors; it’s characteristics, the human factor, (personnel experience and skill, his behavior in a stressed situation, etc.), actual environmental conditions, weather and degree of water area restriction.
An analysis of casualties and accidents show that in one third of all incidents, human error is involved.
The purpose of the above training courses is to gain theoretical and practical knowledge on Helideck management in a wide number of different situations met in practice at sea.
We use our own training facilities to provide high quality Helicopter Landing Officer (HLO) and Helideck Assistants (HDAs) training.