Frequently asked questions

Q: Do I need a medical for OPITO training?

A: It is recommended but not mandatory as delegates are required to undergo medical screening prior to commencement of training.

Q: Do I need to be a swimmer to participate in OPITO training?

A: No. 

Q: Is PPE required?

A:It is recommended that you bring your own as we may not have all sizes available.

Q: Is catering provided?

A: Yes. Mid-morning snack and lunch.

Q: Is medical support readily available?

A: Yes. Onsite medics and a fully stocked ambulance are present during training.

Q: What time does training start?

A: Registration starts at 8:00 am and classes start at 8:30am.

Q: Do you train on weekends?

A: No. However, requests may be facilitated based on group size.

Q: Am I insured while training?

A: Yes. We carry Public Liability Insurance.

Q: What methods of payment are accepted?

A: Direct deposit, Debit Card, Credit Card & Certified Bank Draft.

Q: When do I receive my certificate?

A: Upon successful completion of training.

Q: What documents are required for registration?

A: One form of valid National Photo ID.

Q: How do I find out the cost of training programmes?

A: Contact the office via e-mail or phone and request quotation.