Offshore Africa Training Centre (OATC)

Offshore Africa Training Centre (OATC) is the only Training Provider in Africa offering the complete range of Offshore Rigging, Lifting & Banksman courses that are accredited by the OPITO standard. We are based in Bellville, Cape Town, South Africa where we train and assess all our courses. We also offer onsite assessments for OPITO Level 3 & 4 Rigger and Banksman & Slinger. So assessment can either be carried out at our training centre or onsite at your facilities once it has been checked for suitability.

Here are the OPITO courses that we offer:

  • OPITO Rigger R1 & 2 training course
  • OPITO Rigger R3 assessment
  • OPITO Rigger R3 assessment
  • OPITO Rigger R3 assessment
  • OPITO Banksman and Slinger BS1 & 2 training course
  • OPITO Banksman and Slinger BS3 & 4 assessment
  • OPITO combined Rigger, Banksman & Slinger training course


Unit 44 Mega Park - Peter Barlow Road
Bellville, Western Cape
South Africa


t: +27 21 9511744