Loading Events

Events for January 12, 2021

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

All Day

Upgrade Lifeboatman Limited (PSCL) to Lifeboatman (PSC)

January 11 - January 12
SEAFARERS WORLDWIDE, 313 Morris Street
LaConner, WA 98257 United States
+ Google Map
Mariiner in course to upgrade his Proficiency in Survival Craft Limited to Proficiency in Survival Craft

Tuition $550.

To register call Patrick Boyle at 206 659 7178 or email registration@seafarerswoldwide.com

Scope
This two-day course; Upgrade from Proficiency in Survival Craft Limited to Proficiency in
Survival Craft satisfies the competency requirements as outlined in NVIC 04-
14 (Ch-1) relating to the increase in scope of an endorsement from PSC Limited to PSC. The
student will complete those assessments for PSC as noted in enclosure (2) to NVIC 04-14 (CH1)

This course will also satisfy the training guidelines of Table A-VI/2-1 of the STCW Code, As
Amended, for Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats other than Fast Rescue Boats
(PSC); and will satisfy the professional examination and practical demonstration requirements 46
CFR 12.407(b)(3) for any endorsement as Lifeboatman and PSC providing the student has a
PSC (Limited) certificate.

The objective of this course is to satisfy the training requirements for an increase in scope of an
endorsement from PSC (Limited) to PSC for student in the areas relevant to Proficiency in
Survival Craft and Rescue Boats Other Than Fast Rescue Boats, and, in doing so, satisfy
company, national and international regulations, and assessment guidelines as stated in
Standards of Training Certification and Watchkeeping as amended section A-VI/2.

The syllabus covers the requirements of the STCW Code Section A-VI/2 Mandatory minimum requirements for the issue of certificates of proficiency in survival craft, rescue boats, and fast rescue boats and Table A-VI/2-1 Specification of the minimum standard of competence in survival craft and rescue boats other than fast rescue boat

Content
This Upgrade PSC (Limited) to PSC is a 2-day course that provides students instruction in taking charge of a survival craft or rescue boat during and after launch. Students will demonstrate the ability to operate a survival craft engine, manage survivors and survival craft after abandoning ship and use locating devices including communication and signaling apparatuses in accordance with Section A-VI/2 of the STCW Code.

This course is both practical and theoretical, after the theoretical lessons conducted by following the practical applications of craft and their accessories. Instructors will provide the necessary theoretical and practical applications to perform and will oversee the entire progress of the exercise. Before making practical exercises, students should be familiar with specific equipment and facilities and means of rescue boats, with radio equipment and pyrotechnics used in case of emergency.

Outcomes
Students who successfully complete Upgrade PSC (Limited) to PSC course will satisfy the competency requirements of Table A-VI/2-1 of the STCW Code, as amended 2017, for Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats Other Than Fast Rescue Boats (PSC), provided that the applicant had previously been issued a Proficiency in Survival Craft (Limited) endorsement, and will satisfy the professional examination and practical demonstration requirements of 46 CFR 12.407(b)(3) for endorsements for Lifeboatman and PSC.

Entry Standard
• Must be a US citizen
• Must have a valid PSC limited certificate

Find out more »

Ongoing

Proficiency in Survival Craft PSC

January 11 @ 8:00 am - January 14 @ 5:00 pm PST
SEAFARERS WORLDWIDE, 313 Morris Street
LaConner, WA 98257 United States
+ Google Map
LIfeboat Training Crew

Course Duration: 4 Days (32 Hours) Tuition 895

To register call 206 659 7178 or email pat.boyle@seafarersworldwide.com

In an emergency, the lifeboat crew is responsible for ensuring the safety of everyone assigned to their survival craft, which could mean civilian passengers. The Seafarers Worldwide crew is committed to making authentic training equipment available to everyone who needs this certification. With two waterfront gravity davits in the Puget Sound and others constructed around the country at partner schools, there is no substitute for the experience gained in this training.

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 Survival 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 Chapter VI, Section A-VI/2-1, and Table A- VI/2-l of the STCW Code, and the requirements of 46 CFR 12.407(b)(3) for endorsements for Lifeboatman and PSC, and all practical demonstration requirements as guided by the PSC NVIC 04-14. Applicants are not required to present the completed record of assessment sheets when applying for STCW endorsement.

*Also available to organizations for onsite training.

Find out more »

Proficiency in Survival Craft Refresher

January 11 @ 8:00 am - January 12 @ 5:00 pm PST
SEAFARERS WORLDWIDE, 313 Morris Street
LaConner, WA 98257 United States
+ Google Map
Student demonstrates proper launching procedure

STCW Lifeboat Operator Certification Refresher

Tuition $550. To Register call 206 659 7178 or email pat.boyle@seafarersworldwide.com

Any applicant who has successfully completed the Proficiency in Survival Craft Refresher course will satisfy the competency requirements of Table A-VI/2-1 of the STCW 2010, as amended, for Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats Other Than Fast Rescue Boats (PSC), for those seafarers not having evidence of 1 year of sea service within the last 5 years provided that the applicant has previously been issued a Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats other than Fast Rescue Boats endorsement), and will satisfy the professional examination and practical demonstrated requirements of 46 CFR 12.407(b)(3) for endorsements for Lifeboatman and PSC.

The objective of this course is to renew the certification for student in the areas relevant to Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats Other Than Fast Rescue Boats, and, in doing so, satisfy company, national and international regulations and assessment guidelines as stated in Standards of Training Certification and Watchkeeping as amended section A-VI/2. This syllabus covers the requirements of the STCW Code Section A-VI/2 Mandatory minimum requirements for the issue of certificates of proficiency in survival craft, rescue boats, and fast rescue boats and Table A-VI/2-1 Specification of the minimum standard of competence in survival craft and rescue boats other than fast rescue boats.

Proficiency in Survival Craft Refresher is a 2-day USCG & STCW approved course that provides students a refresher in taking charge of a survival craft or rescue boat during and after launch. Students also demonstrate the ability to operate a survival craft engine, manage survivors and survival craft after abandoning ship and use locating devices including communication and signaling apparatuses.

Course provided by our partner Seafarers Worldwide Career Training

Find out more »
+ Export Events