OGUK Medical Examination / Norwegian Medical Certificate

The OGUK medical or Norwegian Medical Certificate is required by some employers or companies before personnel can be deployed to offshore workplaces around the world. OIL & GAS UK varetager regler for Engelske Offshore Attest (OGUK Medicals).

List of approved OGUK doctors abroad:

The County Governor of Rogaland has a nationwide role when it comes to matters concerning health and hygiene in petroleum operations at sea on the Norwegian continental shelf. More information: SEE MORE 

List of approved Petroleum doctors abroad: SEE MORE
The OGUK medical and Norwegian Medical Certificate must be undertaken by approved doctors who have a special authorization. 

An Offshore medical examination includes:

Detailed Medical History

Physical Examination – including: Height, weight, vision, urine test, BMI

Audiometry (hearing test)

Lung function screening

You are required to show photographic ID.

Certification generally lasts for 2 years unless restrictions limiting scope of duties on medical grounds are required.


Shoulder Width – Bideltoid Measurement

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 perform this examination.
We do not perform this examination. 

Bideltoid Measurement can be booked with