Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

January, 2017 STCW PSC / PSCRB Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boat (Lifeboat)

January 17, 2017 @ 8:00 am - January 20, 2017 @ 4:30 pm PST

able seaman course able bodied seaman

STCW PSC / PSCRB Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boat (Lifeboat) Training
Seattle, Washington USA
Course Information • Registration Information • Payment Plans

Offered by Seafarers Worldwide & The Northwest Maritime Academy


On the water training will be held at the Northwest Maritime Academy Training Davit on Pier 91 in Seattle.
Classroom facilities South Seattle Community College, Building C room 212.


PSCRB stands for Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boat.

At this training you will learn 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.

Limited to
Students Per Class

About Your Instructor:

patrick.boyleCaptain Patrick Boyle is no stranger to maritime education having spent nine years as the principle seamanship teacher at Seattle Maritime Academy where he acquired a high level of expertise in survival craft training. He has been active in the field of maritime training and education development for fifteen years focusing on teaching certification courses that enable mariners to enter the maritime industry or advance their careers.

He has conducted programs for institutions such as the Emirates Technical Safety and Development Center in the UAE, the British Columbia Institute of Technology, Pacific Maritime Institute in Seattle, and a survival craft program certified by the Dutch Inspectorate of Holland.

Patrick currently serves as program administrator for Northwest Maritime Academy, and is working as a trainer, program coordinator for maritime disaster preparedness and other training programs conducted in the United States and abroad.

He is a Co-Founder of Seafarers Worldwide, and in addition to his role at NWMA; leads a team providing all aspects of training and certification for foreign mariners of all types including oil and gas, cruise industry, and those who work aboard commercial vessels.

A licensed Ocean Master; Patrick holds a communications degree from Eastern Washington University, and furthered this expertise at Cap Sante International while working alongside survival craft technicians servicing and training crew aboard all types of vessels at home and abroad

Just want information and updates?

Not ready to sign up? Subscribe to our newsletter using the button below, and we will send you information on upcoming classes.

Don’t worry we don’t spam you, and you can unsubscribe at any time.

NWMA General Newsletter

Payment Methods & Payment Plans

  • Credit Card
  • Check (must be pre-approved)
  • Corporate PO (must be pre-approved)
  • Payment Plan Provided by Partial.ly (available at checkout)

Multi-Course Discounts Available

If you sign up for more than one course we offer discounts up to 15% off depending on the courses chosen.

Check out our discounts and payment plans

Where are the courses held?

The program is delivered at the South Seattle Community College for the classroom portions of course.  Each day will start at SSCC Georgetown Campus.  On the fourth day we will move to Pier 91 for the afternoon practicals.

All of this information will be available for download once you have reserved your seat in the class.

Report here each morning of the 4 day course
Building C room 212.

This will be the location for the practical exercises. Pier 91 in Seattle. Day 4 afternoon.

We do not accept walk-ins to class.
You must be pre registered in order to attend.
If you have questions, or need assistance please contact us.

If you can add a ticket to the box below, that means we still have seats available.


January 17, 2017 @ 8:00 am PST
January 20, 2017 @ 4:30 pm PST
Event Categories:


NWMA @ Pier 91
1602 West Garfield
Seattle, 98119
+ Google Map
View Venue Website
Close the Content Dock Do not show again