Sakhalin Technical Training Centre


Sakhalin Technical Training Centre

Dedicated local support

Sakhalin Island, Russia

Petrofac Training Services opened the Sakhalin Technical Training Centre (STTC) in 2008. Sakhalin Island has a growing oil and gas industry; we developed STTC to meet the increased local demand for competent personnel.

Training delivered by STTC is expressly designed to meet the needs of Russia’s emerging oil and gas industry. Our focus is on delegates achieving the standards of competence required by the Russian Federation of Mandatory and Vocational Training.

Cutting edge training aids provide delegates with hands-on experience across all of the major technical disciplines. We offer a full range of courses, programmes and services out of STTC. All can be adapted as necessary to accommodate a client’s specific plant, processes and equipment.

Technical training facilities

  • Interactive process training rig
  • Portable PLC training systems
  • Comprehensive range of instrumentation, electrical and mechanical equipment
  • Interactive, computer based, process control simulation packages
  • Host plant – to allow ‘real life’ training and assessment on live equipment. Includes hazardous areas, control room, SCADA interface, alarm systems, ESD and fire and gas systems, permit to work systems, and assembly points for fire and gas alarm training
  • Conference centre
  • Emergency Response Service Centre
  • Fire training and survival area
  • 1 swimming pool and helicopter underwater escape training simulator
  • Classrooms and workshop areas
  • Safe process systems, complete with certified explosion proof equipment and control room simulator for operations and maintenance training
  • Mini systems, instrument systems, motor control centre and systems integrity areas

Centre capabilities

Among the programmes and courses delivered by STTC are:

  • Safety: mandatory training (Russian legislation), industry required training, generic safety training
  • Technical: process, instrumentation, electrical, mechanical and pipelines
  • Language: English language, technical English language, English language benchmarking, English–Russian ‘survival’ course
  • OPITO approved offshore survival training

STTC can also supply a wide range of technical support services to the oil and gas industry, including:

  • Front end engineering and design
  • Engineering development
  • PLC / SCADA / DCS / Foundation Fieldbus developments
  • Pre-commissioning and commissioning
  • Operations and maintenance
  • Technical manpower support