PROFICIENCY IN SURVIVAL CRAFT AND RESCUE BOATS OTHER THAN FAST RESCUE BOATS (STCW)
The aim of this course is to provide training for those who are assigned to crew a ship’s lifeboat and rescue boat, other than a fast rescue boat, with the knowledge and skills to safely and efficiently launch and take charge of the lifeboat and rescue boat in emergency situations. The course will also provide the student with knowledge and skills to safely launch a freefall lifeboat.
After successful completion of this course participants will have the necessary competence to be able to:
Medically fit for sea service, completion of STCW Basic Training, 6 months approved sea service.
Classroom, communications equipment, life boats, rescue boats and survival equipment
Lectures, videos, practical exercises.
STCW Chapter VI, Section A-VI/2. SOLAS, IMO Model Course 1.23
Written exams and practical assessments.
Course certificate upon successful completion leading to STCW certification.
This course is offered regularly in MTC Cyprus. Please contact your local Crew Service Centre for the next available course.