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Marine Operations of Self Elevating Platforms (Jack up Rigs)

Duration 3 days
Time 08:30 - 16:30
Cost £2,330.00 + VAT
Venue North East Scotland College


Date Time Cost Venue Places  
16 Aug - 18 Aug 2021 08:30 - 16:30 £2,330.00 + VAT North East Scotland College 3
27 Sep - 29 Sep 2021 08:30 - 16:30 £2,330.00 + VAT North East Scotland College 4
18 Oct - 20 Oct 2021 08:30 - 16:30 £2,330.00 + VAT North East Scotland College 4
08 Nov - 10 Nov 2021 08:30 - 16:30 £2,330.00 + VAT North East Scotland College 3
29 Nov - 01 Dec 2021 08:30 - 16:30 £2,575.00 + VAT North East Scotland College 4

About this course

Practical Content 80% Theoretical Content 20%

Target Audience:

Management and operational personnel from Rig Operators, Engineers, Offshore Consultants and other personnel requiring information and instruction relevant to the marine operation of a Jack-Up installation.

Key Learning Outcomes:

  • To introduce participants to the theoretical and practical considerations for safely moving a Jack-Up unit from one location to another.

Course Content

  • History and types of units
  • Elevated operations
  • Management of operations
  • Stability and marine operations
  • Foundations and elevated operations
  • Rig moving practice (wet and dry transport)
  • Accidents and losses
  • Simulated exercises


Each delegate will demonstrate they have achieved the key learning outcomes listed above


All ASET’s skills based training replicates the working environment creating the “reality without the risk”. This course uses a unique high fidelity Jack-Up simulator using the latest technology linked to hydraulically actuated motion, providing exceptional realism to practical training, that replicates all aspects of Jack Ups, including 3 & 4 leg and lifeboats, including dynamic experience of “punch through”



ASET International Oil & Gas Training Academy Certificate internationally recognized by
the offshore industry.
• In line with industry practice it is important that any company personnel attending the ‘Marine Operations of Self Elevating Platforms (Jack-Up Rigs)’ course can demonstrate in a transparent manner that the knowledge, know-how, understanding and skills they have attained from this learning are maintained in order to provide evidence to the employer & Industry of their occupational competence. Therefore, the recommendation is that all personnel who attends this course sits the Refresher course every 5 years. The ASET Certificate is only valid for 5 years.

Minimum Instructor Qualification/Experience:

Class 1 (Master Mariner) or Class 2 with Jack-Up experience

Min/Max Number of Delegates:

2/8, course duration and times may vary depending on delegate numbers.

Notes to Customers:

To set up a course specifically for your company or if the dates above are not suitable please contact the ASET Customer Service Team for additional dates.


Very informative, well presented

John Bey
Wood Group PSN Ltd

Course very informative, Lecturer knowledgeable and professional with effective means of imparting knowledge

Gilbert Duthie
Health and Safety Executive

Good course well presented

Simon Delvin
Aker Offshore Partner

Very worthwhile course and enlightened with different approaches & various scenarios

William Aitken
Wood Group PSN Ltd

Thoroughly enjoyed this course, it has been extremely useful and I will take all of the learning back to my own facilities. Materials and environment were all excellent as were the ASET team

Warren O’Neill
BG Group

Instructors were very knowledgeable and good training. Very good practical training

Anjum Shafiq
BG Group

Excellent facilities, excellent support from ASET team, would recommend ASET without hesitation

Malcolm Anderson
Talisman Energy (UK)

Lecturer was very thorough throughout course. Enjoyed having the chance to improve original skills and learn from an experienced person

Sean Burrows
Quick Flange UK

Excellent course

Arthur Knipe
Bibby Ship Management (Western Europe) Ltd

Very informative and well taught

Connor Innes
Petrofac Training Ltd

Excellent Instructor, thank you!

Klem Lipinski
NIIT Limited UK

Excellent course with realistic situations. Great use of feedback after excercises.

Graham Speirs
Teekay Voyageur Production Ltd

Great course especially the simulator. Good that the lecturer has past and ongoing practical experience

Kevin Blair
KCA Deutag Technical Support Ltd 

The lecturer was very knowledgeable and extremely helpful with the course content as well as providing lots of good information above and beyond the requirements which gave me an insight into the world of DP

Sam Wood
Gulfmark UK Ltd

Lecturing was very good, clear and concise

Martin Young
NIIT Limited UK

Great course, valuable lessons learned. The experience and knowledge shared is of great benefit

Alan Maclean
Dolphin Drilling Personnel Pte Ltd

Really good set up in this course and exceeded my original expectations. Will definitely recommend to others. Training and coaching was second to none and more importantly realistic

Darren Honeyman
Talisman Sinopec Energy Uk Ltd

Really good course which was greatly delivered

Ross Simpson
A W Training Services

Although being apprehensive about attending the course, I was made to feel at ease and enjoyed the overall experience. I would not hesitate to recommend to others

Roger Murray
Petrojarl Floating Production (uk) Ltd

Good lecturer that made everything clear

Matthew Thom
Wood Group PSN Ltd

This course has given me a lot more understanding of pressure testing and will be very useful in the future

Colin Crichton
Woodgroup PSN

Good course with very knowledgeable instructors

Ross Mackenzie
Private Delegate

Very happy with this course, it has brought up my level of understanding

Tom Simpson
Wood Group PSN Ltd


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