Joint industry/government IMS 300 training and exercise

  • Date(s)
    19-23 Jul 2021
  • Location


ActivityNational exercise
TopicIncident Management System (IMS)


In preparation for the upcoming exploration campaigns off the coast of Namibia, a joint industry/government activity was set up with Shell, Total and Namibian authorities so that all stakeholders are well prepared and can coordinate in case of an emergency.

The objectives of this 2-day IMS 300 training followed by a 1-day table-top exercise are to:

  1. Test the communication links between all stakeholders;
  2. Participants familiarize themselves with the principles and processes of Incident Management System;
  3. Test companies’ contingency plans in accordance with Namibia’s NOSCP in case of an oil spill incident; and
  4. Expose participants to the key issues related to spill incidents.