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STCW Personal Survival Techniques

Course Type:
Personal Survival Techniques
Training School:
Maersk Training Aberdeen Ltd
Location:
Portlethen, Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Duration:
1 day
Language:
English

The purpose of this course is to give all persons intending to go to sea, the essential basic knowledge and experience of personal survival principles and techniques that can be applied to maximise their chances of survival in the event of a maritime emergency.

Driven by STCW 1995 as amended in 2010 and based on the MNTB criteria set out in Section A-VI/1-1 of the STCW code for training in personal sea survival.

CONTENT

The focus of this training is to develop the candidates understanding of the following:

  • The value of training and drills
  • Personal protective clothing and equipment
  • Being ready for an emergency
  • Actions when called to survival craft stations
  • Actions to be taken on abandoning ship
  • Actions to be taken when in the water
  • Actions to be taken when aboard survival craft
  • Main dangers to survivors

OBJECTIVES

To give all persons intending to go to sea:

  • Basic knowledge and experience of personal survival principals.
  • Techniques that can be applied to maximise their chances of survival in the event of a marine casualty.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

No prior training is required. Candidates must be fit for sea and be able to swim at a basic level.


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Maersk Training Aberdeen Ltd

Badentoy Crescent
Portlethen
Aberdeen
AB12 4YD
United Kingdom

Tel: (+44) 01224608266
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