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Proficiency in Survival Craft Online Telepresence Course (COVID-19 Tuition Assistance)
August 17 - August 20
Tuition $895. NWMA has authorized COVID-19 Tuition assistance for this course. 20% of the tuition is required at registration and the balance is due in October of 2020. to take advantage of this offer call Captain Patrick Boyle 253 358 2447 or email at Patrick.Boyle@NWMA.us
This Proficiency in Survival Craft Course is USCG approved to be conducted in an online telepresence format. The practical exercises however must be completed at our training davit.
At this training, you will learned about Safety Guide Lines, Ship Emergencies, Abandoning the Ship, Personal Lifesaving Appliances, Rescue Operation, Life Boats, Life Boat Launching Devices / Appliances, Life Rafts, Location Aids, Signals and Signs in an Emergency.
This STCW course has been developed for seafarers who are responsible for the survival crafts and rescue boats during an emergency situation.
By following this training participants should be able to be in charge of the survival craft or rescue boat during and after launching. Besides this the delegates will learn how to deal with the crew members and the rescue boat and provide first aid after abandoning the ship.
This training is intended for seafarers who are required to take charge of a survival craft or a rescue boat in emergency situations during and after launch, in accordance with:
SOLAS Chapter III (as amended) Regulation VI/2 of the Annex to the STCW Convention and Section A-VI/2-1 of the STCW Code
This course aims to provide the training for candidates to launch and take charge of a survival craft or rescue boat in emergency situations, in accordance with the STCW Code. On meeting the minimum standard of competence in survival crafts and rescue boats, other than fast rescue boats, a delegate will be competent to handle and take charge on such boats during or after launch.