This course has been designed to meet the requirements of STCW section VI/1 and is based on the guidelines of IMO Model Course 1.19.
To survive at sea in the event of ship abandonment
This course is designed for all seafarers in any capacity wishing to pursue a career at sea, the competencies as described in the STCW and SAMSA Codes respectively.
Safety and Survival.
Survival Crafts and Rescue Boats
Personal Life Saving Appliances
Survival at Sea
Emergency Radio Equipment
Apply first aid to survivors
Medically fit for sea
Exit level: The competent learner will be able to perform the role of a crew member on-board.
Assessment: Written assessment & Practical evaluation
Practical session: Overall, costume and towel