PSC Limited Rescue Boat

Proficiency in Survival Craft Limited

Captain Patrick Boyle Leave a Comment

STCW compliant course for mariners working on vessels Without Lifeboats

Course Duration: 2.5 Days (20 Hours) Tuition $475

​​To register call 206 659 7178 or for more information email pat.boyle@seafarersworldwide.com

STCW mandates that all Able Seafarers demonstrate competency in Survival Craft operations. This course solves the problem for mariners working on vessels without lifeboats. This is an excellent course for inland workers, ferry workers, fishing vessels, or any vessel carrying alternative Survival Craft other than a motor enclosed fiberglass lifeboat.


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 NVIC 04-14 and Subpart C of Title 11, 46 CFR for any endorsement of Able Seafarer restricted to vessels without lifeboats.

PSC Limited Rescue Boat

Proficiency in Survival Craft Limited

Captain Patrick Boyle Leave a Comment

STCW compliant course for mariners working on vessels Without Lifeboats Course Duration: 2.5 Days (20 Hours) Tuition $475 ​​To register call 206 659 7178 or for more information email pat.boyle@seafarersworldwide.com STCW mandates that all Able Seafarers demonstrate competency in Survival Craft operations. This course solves the problem for mariners working …

PSC Limited Rescue Boat

Proficiency in Survival Craft Limited Telepresence Online Course (COVID-19 Tuition Assistance)

Captain Patrick Boyle Leave a Comment

Tuition $475

This course has been USCG approved to be conducted in a Telepresence format. One and a Half days will be held online with Pat Boyle as the instructor. The last day, students are required to be present for the launching and recovery of the rescue boat and to take the final exam.

Northwest Maritime Academy has authorized COVID-19 Tuition Assistance for this SFWW course. A deposit of 20% is required at registration and the balance is due in October.

This two and one half (2.5) day course provides the knowledge, understanding, and proficiency required to take charge of a survival craft or rescue boat during and after launching as outlined in the STCW code.

This course is designed for inland mariners and focuses on the survival craft found onboard inland and near-coastal vessels. Perfect for Washington State Ferry Crew members, or for vessels without lifeboats.

This course satisfies the following STCW95 and CFR requirements:

• FR Title 46 Subpart 160.035 Lifeboats for Merchant Vessels
• CFR: Title 46 Subpart 160.056 Rescue Boats
• CFR: Title 46 Subpart 160.151 SOLAS Life rafts
• CFR: Title 46 Subpart 28.270 Instruction, Drills & Safety

At this training you will learn about Safety Guide Lines, Ship Emergencies, Abandoning the Ship, Personal Lifesaving Appliances, Rescue Operation’s, Life Rafts & Life Raft Launching Devices / Appliances, 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

PSC Limited Rescue Boat

Proficiency in Survival Craft Limited Telepresence Online Course (COVID-19 Tuition Assistance)

Captain Patrick Boyle Leave a Comment

This course has been USCG approved to be conducted in a Telepresence format. One and a Half days will be held online with Pat Boyle as the instructor. The last day, students are required to be present for the launching and recovery of the rescue boat and to take the final exam.

Northwest Maritime Academy has authorized COVID-19 Tuition Assistance for this SFWW course. A deposit of 20% is required at registration and the balance is due in October.

This two and one half (2.5) day course provides the knowledge, understanding, and proficiency required to take charge of a survival craft or rescue boat during and after launching as outlined in the STCW code.

This course is designed for inland mariners and focuses on the survival craft found onboard inland and near-coastal vessels. Perfect for Washington State Ferry Crew members, or for vessels without lifeboats.

This course satisfies the following STCW95 and CFR requirements:

• FR Title 46 Subpart 160.035 Lifeboats for Merchant Vessels
• CFR: Title 46 Subpart 160.056 Rescue Boats
• CFR: Title 46 Subpart 160.151 SOLAS Life rafts
• CFR: Title 46 Subpart 28.270 Instruction, Drills & Safety

At this training you will learn about Safety Guide Lines, Ship Emergencies, Abandoning the Ship, Personal Lifesaving Appliances, Rescue Operation’s, Life Rafts & Life Raft Launching Devices / Appliances, 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

PSC Ltd/PSCRB Proficiency in Survival Craft & Rescue Boat (PSC Ltd) – November 8th-10th 11.08.2019-11.10.2019

Benjamin Garman Leave a Comment

PSC stands for Proficiency in Survival Craft. This three (2.5) day course provides the knowledge, understanding, and proficiency required to take charge of a survival craft or rescue boat during and after launching as outlined in the STCW code. At this training you will learn about Safety Guide Lines, Ship Emergencies, Abandoning …

PSC Ltd/PSCRB Proficiency in Survival Craft & Rescue Boat (PSC Ltd) – October 2019 11th-13th 10.11.2019-10.13.2019

Benjamin Garman Leave a Comment

PSC stands for Proficiency in Survival Craft. This three (2.5) day course provides the knowledge, understanding, and proficiency required to take charge of a survival craft or rescue boat during and after launching as outlined in the STCW code. At this training you will learn about Safety Guide Lines, Ship Emergencies, Abandoning …

PSC Ltd/PSCRB Proficiency in Survival Craft & Rescue Boat (PSC Ltd) – September 2019 13th-15th 09.13.2019-09.15.2019

Benjamin Garman Leave a Comment

PSC stands for Proficiency in Survival Craft. This three (2.5) day course provides the knowledge, understanding, and proficiency required to take charge of a survival craft or rescue boat during and after launching as outlined in the STCW code. At this training you will learn about Safety Guide Lines, Ship Emergencies, Abandoning …

PSC Ltd/PSCRB Proficiency in Survival Craft & Rescue Boat (PSC Ltd) – August 2019 16th-18th 08.16.2019-08.18.2019

Benjamin Garman Leave a Comment

PSC stands for Proficiency in Survival Craft. This three (2.5) day course provides the knowledge, understanding, and proficiency required to take charge of a survival craft or rescue boat during and after launching as outlined in the STCW code. At this training you will learn about Safety Guide Lines, Ship Emergencies, Abandoning …

PSC Ltd/PSCRB Proficiency in Survival Craft & Rescue Boat (PSC Ltd) – July 2019 19th-21st 07.19.2019-07.21.2019

Benjamin Garman Leave a Comment

PSC stands for Proficiency in Survival Craft. This three (2.5) day course provides the knowledge, understanding, and proficiency required to take charge of a survival craft or rescue boat during and after launching as outlined in the STCW code. At this training you will learn about Safety Guide Lines, Ship Emergencies, Abandoning …