Contract Award

Film-Ocean chooses Caledonia Competence for Competence Management Scheme support services

ROV inspection and intervention services contractor, Film-Ocean, has awarded a contract to Caledonia Competence for the development and ongoing support of its Competence Management Scheme. The contract award includes the use of Caledonia Competence’s ATTAIN Competence Portal for all Competence Inductions and online assessments for Film-Ocean’s offshore workforce. It also includes the training of Film-Ocean management and supervisory personnel as Competence Assessors.

Commenting on the award, Caledonia Competence’s Managing Director, Gavin Smith said “We are always pleased to gain the opportunity to share our Competence Assurance expertise with companies looking for this type of support. We are delighted to be working closely with the Film-Ocean team during the development and implementation phases of this project. We are particularly looking forward to supporting the Film-Ocean Assessors and Candidates throughout the assessment process via our ATTAIN system.”

Mel Lawson, Film-Ocean’s Head of HR and Talent Management – ‘We are absolutely delighted to be working in partnership with Caledonia Competence to further develop and enhance our Competence Scheme.  The demonstratable competence of our highly skilled workforce plays a vital part in delivering the highest quality service that we provide as a business and that our clients expect us to deliver.  It allows the business to offer a clear and defined progression through the various disciplines and competencies within the industry at time where there is a skills shortage, this will ensure Film-Ocean is able to attract exceptional new talent’.

Caledonia Competence have been offering Competence Assurance and Talent Development services to the Energy Industry since 2015 and are members of the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA).

Film-Ocean aims to produce the most professional ROV personnel with the highest standard of competence, skill and motivation within the industry.  We are commitment to developing our offshore personnel’s skills, along with supporting our personnel through the competence scheme to enhance their career within the ROV industry.

For more information, please contact the Caledonia Competence team at or the Film-Ocean team at