HDA (Helideck Assistant Training) – Training Course ONLINE


Main role of Helideck Assistant (HDA) is to help and aid Helicopter Landing Officer (HLO) in any daily routine tasks such as helideck equipment check, passenger embarkation / disembarkation, loading of cargo / baggages, refuelling the helicopter, how to act in emergency situation etc. This training will learn you all procedures and best practices to properly prepare all crew who will be performing HDA role. This training course is designed to be only in line with OPITO.


  • The course will cover the following topics:
  • Helicopter operational hazards
  • Helideck equipment & layout
  • Meteorology background
  • Communications
  • Hand signals
  • Helicopter embarking passengers & loading freight
  • Refuelling procedures
  • Dangerous goods
  • Emergency procedures & safety
  • Helicopter identification


Participants will acquire valuable knowledge and lessons to perform all necessary duties as a HDA which covers: helicopter landings and take-offs, helideck safe operations, personnel & passengers safety, emergency role procedures & emergency scenarios, handling of dangerous goods, refuelling the helicopter, communication & hand signals, potential helideck hazards etc.


One day


English and Croatian

Items to Bring

National Photographic Identification or Passport, Photo


Trogir, Croatia
Hotel booking assisted for participants living far from Trogir.

Distance learning option

Yes (In Center – Online / Theory live with Instructor)


All participants have to complete a questionnaire and several exercises in order to obtain the certificate.

Certification – Diploma

All persons who successfully complete the course based on the performance standards will receive certificate with three years validity in line with Offshore International Industries guidelines. This Training follows international standards of quality and meets the ISO 9001-2015 requirements.


290 EUR


Contact us by email or fax for registration as an individual or group.