OEUK Medical & Alcohol Test

OEUK Medical & Alcohol Test

Course Overview

This medical examination is one of the prerequisites necessary before an individual can work offshore. Medical examinations are completed by OEUK registered doctors and cover a range of topics which are essential under OEUK medical requirements. The aim of the OEUK medical is to set a standard of fitness for those working in the UK offshore sector and North Sea. Included within this medical examination is an alcohol screen.


No Prerequisites Required

There are no prerequisites for OEUK Medical & Alcohol Test

Course Content

An OEUK medical consists of the following;
- Completion of a patient questionnaire
- Urinalysis
- Calculation of Body Mass Index (BMI)
- Near distance and colour vision
- Pulse and blood pressure measurement
- Lung function test (peak flow)
- Audiogram (hearing test)
- Consultation with a doctor

Alcohol testing consists of breathing into a calibrated breathalyser, which provides accurate and reliable results.

More information

  • Certification: An OEUK Medical Certificate will be issued on successful completion of the examination
  • Certificate validity (months): 24
  • Target audience: Those who require to complete an OEUK medical to work offshore, including an alcohol screen.
  • Revalidation: This medical is required to be refreshed every 2 years (unless otherwise detailed)
  • Items to bring: Government Issued Photographic ID eg Driver Licence or Passport Please attend your appointment at least 15 minutes in advance of your scheduled appointment time
  • Health prerequisites: Due to certain aspects of the course being potentially physically demanding and/or stressful, delegates will be required to confirm their medical fitness & physical ability to participate on this course by completing our centre medical self-screening form prior to course commencement

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