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Proficiency in Survival Craft Limited (Lifeboatman Limited)
June 11 - June 13
Course Duration: 2.5 Days (20 Hours)
USCG Certified and recognized by Transport Canada
To Register call Pat Boyle 425 320 6441
This course is being offered in two formats, participants have the option of attending in person in the classroom or due to COVID-19 this course is also offered in a telepresence format. The first four days are instructor lead on-line. The final day is in class at our Anacortes training facility.
STCW mandates that all Able Seafarers demonstrate competency in Survival Craft operations. This course solves the problem for mariners working on vessels without motor enclosed fiberglass lifeboats. This is an excellent course for inland workers, ferry workers, fishing vessels, or any vessel carrying alternative Survival Craft such as rubber life rafts.
This course satisfies the lifeboatman certification for any rating of AB: Special, Limited or Unlimited. This course is also STCW compliant and and meets the licensing requirement on any waters: Inland, Coastal or International. This Course also satisfies the Lifeboatman requirement for any size of ship: a tug boat, Ferry or deep sea ship that carry life rafts as their survival craft.
In this course you will:
Operate Life-Saving Appliances and take charge of a Survival Craft or Rescue Boat during or after launch
Operate a Rescue Craft engine
Manage survivors and Survival Craft after abandoning ship
Know the correct use of all locating devices, including communication and signaling apparatuses and pyrotechnics
Learn how to apply first aid to survivors and the actions to take to preserve lives
This course satisfies Subpart C of Title 11, 46 CFR for any endorsement of Able Seafarer restricted to vessels without lifeboats.