This course is designed to meet the basic training requirements for all persons intending to go to sea on merchant and fishing vessels and complies with Regulation VI/1, paragraph 1 and Section A-VI/1, paragraph 2.1 of the STCW Convention and Code 1978, as amended.
The course consists of theoretical and practical sessions with continued assessment throughout.
The syllabus focuses on: Elementary first aid Fire prevention (FP) and fire fighting (FF) Personal safety and social responsibilities Personal survival techniques
Seafarers requiring basic training before going to sea.
A MCA approved STCW certificate of proficiency will be issued to delegates who successfully complete the training and assessment
Updating training for PST and FP&FF to be undertaken every five years.
Course commences at Petrofac Training Services, Forties Road, Montrose and concludes at Petrofac Training Services, Blackness Avenue, Altens, Aberdeen.
Delegates must present photographic ID at the start of the course. Accepted forms are government issued photographic identification, e.g. passport, driving licence or discharge book, Swimwear and a towel required for day four. Towel, toiletries and a change of clothing are required for the Fire elements. Course commences at Petrofac Training Services, Forties Road, Montrose and concludes at Petrofac Training Services, Blackness Avenue, Altens, Aberdeen.
All candidates will be asked to complete a standard medical questionnaire prior to course commencement.
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