Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats (other than Fast Rescue Boats) Training

Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats

Survival Craft and Rescue Boats

COURSE OVERVIEW

This course is designed to give delegates knowledge of the construction and function of different types of survival craft, rescue boats and associated equipment. It is approved by the UK MCA.

COURSE STRUCTURE

The course is a mixture of practical and theoretical sessions followed by formal, oral and practical assessment.

COURSE CONTENT

The syllabus focuses on:

  • Physiology
  • Recovery of personnel from the water
  • Rigging and use of life-saving appliances, including electronic aids
  • Search and rescue organisation and procedures
  • Ship emergency situations
  • Use of open lifeboats, totally enclosed lifeboats, rescue boats and davit launched life rafts

DURATION

5 days

PREREQUISITES

To attend this course, delegates must be at least 16 years of age and have undergone approved or recognised training in personal survival techniques or equivalent.

TARGET AUDIENCE

Seafarers who are required to take charge of a survival craft or rescue boat in emergency situations during and after launch.

CERTIFICATION

For the issue of a certificate, delegates must be at least 18 years of age, meet the standard of competence in Section A-VI/2-1 of the STCW Code, successfully complete approved training as described in the MNTB guidelines, and have approved sea service of not less than six months.

REVALIDATION

Updating training to be undertaken every five years.

VENUE

Held at Petrofac Training Services Quay, North Esplanade East, Aberdeen.

ITEMS TO BRING

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, proof of sea service, proof of attendance on a PST or Basic Sea Survival course.

HEALTH PREREQUISITE

All delegates will be asked to complete a standard medical questionnaire prior to course commencement.

DATES

On request.

Course Summary

Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats

Price £611.00
Fees £0.00
Total
(Total excluding VAT)
£611