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Personal Survival Techniques

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Training Program covers the requirements of the STCW Convention.

Passing the Theoretical part of training program, trainee must:

  • Be familiar in different emergency situations like: collision, grounding, fire and etc.;
  • Be familiar in different life-saving;
  • Be familiar in collective life-saving appliances and its location on board;
  • Be familiar to person life-saving appliances;
  • Be familiar in sea survival techniques;
  • Be familiar in rescue operations with helicopter;
  • Be familiar in different distress signals.

Passing the Practical part of training program, trainee must:

  • Be able to do the life-jacket and immersion suit;
  • Be able to safe jump from the high at least 4.5 m wearing life-jacket and immersion suit;
  • Be able to done life-jacket or immersion suit and invert capsized life-raft;
  • Be able to swim with a life-jacket or immersion suit;
  • Be able to board the life raft after inverting to the right position;
  • Be able to make first surviving action after boarding the life-saving appliance;
  • Be able to use sea anchor;
  • Be able to use emergency equipment
  • Be able to use emergency radio equipment (EPIRB, SART), portable radio stations (VHF).

In order to enter into the presented training program, trainee must represent:

  • Certificate of Competency, Education Certificate or Certificate of Proficiency;
  • Seamen’s book or Civil passport or ID;
  • Medical Certificate or medical certificate form 100(for coastal water area seafarers’).

Course Details

Duration 14 hours
language English
Students 1-24

Course Features

  • Lectures 0
  • Quizzes 0
  • Duration 30 hours
  • Skill level All levels
  • Language English
  • Students 0
  • Assessments Yes