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STCW Refresher Training

£1,000 GBP

Course Type:
Updated STCW Basic Safety Training Week (Package)
Training School:
Red Ensign Maritime Training
Location:
Cowes, United Kingdom
Duration:
5 days
Language:
English

Course Outline

This is the essential Refresher training for the commercial maritime industry in accordance with the STCW Conventions Manila Amendments.

Our five day STCW Refresher Training package provides the practical skills and knowledge to be certificated for the five Refresher modules of training as laid down in the STCW code, these are

  • Personal Survival Techniques
  • Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting
  • Proficiency in Survival Craft & Rescue Boats
  • Advanced Fire Fighting
  • Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boats

Content & Objectives

Personal Survival Techniques includes preparation for sea survival, lifejackets and liferafts, principles of survival, raft management and search and rescue.  The course includes a practical in-water session.

Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting includes learning the risks of fire and their prevention, use of fire fighting equipment, responding to emergencies and fighting & extinguishing fires.  The course includes extensive practical sessions on our on-site fire fighting facitility.

Proficiency in Survival Craft & Rescue Boats includes dealing with emergency procedures, taking charge of a survival craft or rescue boat during and after launch, safe working practices, orders and their relation to shipboard duties, and managing survivors and survival craft after abandoning ship.

Advanced Fire fighting includes incident command, control & communication technique, liaising with Fire & Rescue Services, ship stability & fixed fire fighting systems.

Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boats includes being able to handle an FRB in prevailing and adverse weather and sea conditions, knowing the procedures for righting a capsized FRB, understanding search patterns and environmental factors affecting their execution and knowledge of the maintenance, emergency repair, normal inflation and deflation of buoyancy compartment of inflated FRBs.

Learning Mode

The STCW Refresher Week takes place over 5 days and is delivered through a combination of theory and hands-on exercises with focus on the practical elements of training.

Sea survival theory sessions are taught in the dedicated Red Ensign classrooms. The course also comprises a supervised compulsory liferaft launch, inversion and entry as well as individual and group based swimming activities in a secured area in the river in front of our training premises.

Fire fighting uses real smoke, fire and breathing apparatus along with fire hoses and extinguishers in our purpose built fire fighting training facility. Candidates’ competence is assessed through their active participation during the practical session and with a test at the end of the module.

PSCRB & FRB courses comprises hands-on practical use of FRBs, Life Boats & Davit systems and participation in physically demanding in-water scenarios in and around the Solent waters.The crew’s competence is assessed through their active participation during the practical sessions and theory sessions that are taught in the classroom.

Entry Requirements

You should be over 18 years of age and be in possession of an existing STCW Personal Survival Techniques, STCW Fire Prevention & Fire Fighting, STCW Proficiency in Survival Craft & Rescue Boat, STCW Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boats & STCW Advanced Fire Fighting certificates to take advantage of the reduced price for the refresher training.

Costs

The cost of this course is £1000.00 inc VAT.

Accommodation

If you require accommodation during the course we are now able to offer our own exclusive on board accommodation whilst you are training with us.
MV Sea Trident is moored alongside our training establishment in Cowes.

Available on a full board basis @ £60 per person per night with a shared communal washroom or £65 for a shared en-suite (subject to availability).

Entry Requirements

You should be over 18 years of age and be in possession of an existing STCW Personal Survival Techniques, STCW Fire Prevention & Fire Fighting, STCW Proficiency in Survival Craft & Rescue Boat, STCW Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boats & STCW Advanced Fire Fighting certificates to take advantage of the reduced price for the refresher training.


More Information

Red Ensign Maritime Training

105 Medina Village
Cowes
PO31 7LP
United Kingdom

Tel: (+44) 01983294088
Email: send message


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