- OGUK | Oil&Gas UK Offshore Certificate
- Norsk Helseattest |Norwegian Offshore Shelf Certificate
OGUK Medical Examination / Norwegian Medical Certificate
Offshore certificates are required before personnel can carry out work offshore around the world.
OIL & GAS UK handles regulations for English Offshore Certificates (OGUK Medicals)
The county governor in Rogaland handles regulations regarding the Norwegian Offshore Certificate / Norwegian Health Certificate.
Both the English Offshore certificate and the Norwegian Offshore certificate must be issued by doctors who are authorized for this.
Offshore certificates rules and validity
Medicals ApS is certified for both parts with courses in Aberdeen, Bergen and Oslo.
An Offshore certificate examination includes:
- Detailed Medical History
- Physical examination
- Hearing screening / Audiometry
- Lung function screening
- Bring FOTO ID
An Offshore certificate is valid for up to 2 years. Some may have restrictions if there are medical reasons that dictate this.
As part of new Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) regulations, all helicopter passengers (flying from the UK) require a shoulder measurement certificate. This additional safety measure came into force in April 2015. In other countries the shoulder measurement can often be performed at the heliport.
We do not conduct this survey. You can have your shoulder width measured here: