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Proficiency in Personal Survival Techniques

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January 2, 2024



Proficiency in Personal Survival Techniques

Proficiency in Personal Survival Techniques

2 days
All levels
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Scope : Basic Safety training course has been designed to meet the requirements of STCW section VI/1 and is based on the guidelines of IMO Model Courses 1.19

Course is open to all seafarers employed or engaged in any capacity on board ship.

Objective : : After successful completion of the course the trainee will be able to demonstrate competency in surviving at sea in the event of ship abandonment; minimize the risk of fire; take immediate action upon encountering an accident or medical emergency; comply with emergency procedures, observe safe working practices and effectively communicate with others.
Course content : 

  • Introduction, safety and survival.
  • Emergency situations.
  • Evacuation.
  • Survival craft and rescue boats.
  • Personal life – saving appliances.
  • Survival at sea.
  • Emergency radio equipment.
  • Helicopter assistance.

Duration: 2 DAYS

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  • Enrolled :0 students
  • Language :English

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