MCA STCW Proficiency in Survival Craft & Rescue Boats

£599 Booking


This course is approved by the MCA according to the MNTB (Merchant Navy Training Board) standard for Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats (other than fast rescue boats), in compliance with the STCW A-VI/2-1 requirements. Course Image

Course Duration:

5 days (with 7 hours training per day)

Pre Requisites:

  • Minimum age 18 years of age
  • STCW Personal Survival Techniques or RYA Sea Survival
  • 6 months sea service (training may be undertaken by individuals who have not achieved the sea service requirements and certification will be issued when proof of completion of six months sea service has been provided). 

Course Conditions:

This course is provided by an affiliate MCA approved training provider.

Course Content:

A hands on practical training approach is taken to deliver this course in which lectures, videos, group discussions, and practical scenario based exercises with active delegate participation forms a compulsory part of the training and assessment. Assessmnet is ongoing, (both oral and practical) through involvement in the group exercises throughout the course. The course covers;

  • Take charge of a survival craft or rescue boat during and after launch 
  • Operate a survival craft engine
  • Manage survivors and survival craft after abandoning ship
  • Use locating devices, including communication signalling apparatus and pyrotechnics
  • Apply first aid to survivors

What's Included:

  • Training
  • Course Manual
  • Loan of necassary equipment
  • STCW Cerificate
  • Lunch
  • Parking on site

What's Not Included:

  • Accomadation (£20/night)

Please call the office on 02380 231 122 or e-mail for more information, or to make a booking.

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