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Fast Rescue Boat Course

April 19 - April 21
The Inn at Gig Harbor, 3211 56th St NW
Gig Harbor, WA 98335 United States
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STCW FRB Operator Certification

To comply with COVID-19 protocals this course will be held in part on-line. The practical exercises will be held at our training site in Anacortes WA.

This course is offered by our partner Seafarers Worldwide. To register call Pat Boyle 425 320 6441

Course Duration: 3 Days (24 Hours)

​Fast Rescue Boat (FRB) operators uphold an important role in saving mariners, marshaling life rafts, towing vessels in distress, and conducting search, rescue, and patrol missions. At Seafarers Worldwide, we use a number of Rescue Craft, real launching arrangements, and extensive on-water practical training to ensure our graduates not only meet the requirements, but also gain valuable experience that may save lives.

In this course you will:

Take charge of Fast Rescue Boats during and after launch, and upon recovery

Participate in all aspects of rescue and care of casualties from the water

Operate FRB engines

Learn FRB capsize; causes, prevention and righting

Learn FRB craft; equipment and operation

Learn FRB maintenance, operations, and casualties

This course satisfies Section A-VI/2 paragraphs 5-8 and table A-VI/2 of the STCW Code as defined by Title 46 Code of Federal Regulation (46 CFR, part 10) and is recognized by the United States Coast Guard, Transport Canada, and other international maritime regulatory authorities.

*Also available to organizations for onsite training.

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