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Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats

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Training Program covers the requirements of the STCW Convention.

Passing Theoretical part of training program, trainee must:

  • Be familiar in different emergency situations like: collision, grounding, fire etc.;
  • Be familiar in rescue operations with helicopter and know about rescue equipment;
  • Be familiar to different distress signals;
  • Need to understand the need for high-speed lifeboat maintenance, including emergency repairs, inflated inflatable high-speed boat compartments inflow and air release ;
  • Identify search and rescue methods and environmental factors that affect its performance;
  • Be aware of fast rescue boat specific characteristics, equipment and limitations;

Passing Practical part of training program, trainee must:

  • Be able to safe jump from the high at least 4.5 m wearing life-jacket and immersion suit;
  • Be able to board the life-raft after inverting to the right position;
  • Be able to use emergency equipment;
  • Be able to use emergency radio equipment (EPIRB, SART), portable radio stations (VHF);
  • Be able to swim in special equipment;
  • Be able to manage and monitor the launching and lifting of a high speed rescue boat;
  • Be able to turn the capsized rescue boat in the upright position Entry Standards

In order to entry 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’);
  • The Certificate confirming not less than 6 months sea going practice experience on a relevant vessel.

Course Details

Duration 31.5 hours
language English
Students 1-20
Quizzes 41

Course Features

  • Lectures 0
  • Quizzes 0
  • Duration 10 weeks
  • Skill level All levels
  • Language English
  • Students 0
  • Assessments Yes