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Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats (STCW PSCRB)

About this course

  This course prepares crew for the launching and handling of survival craft through a series of practical exercises using a range of open and enclosed lifeboats and inflatable rescue boats to build confidence, competence and knowledge of safety procedures.

Upon completion of the course, students should be able to demonstrate the capability to:

  • Take charge of a survival craft or rescue boat during and after launch
  • Operate a survival craft engine
  • Manage survivors and survival craft after abandoning ship
  • Use locating devices including communications, signalling apparatus and pyrotechnics
  • Apply first aid to survivors.

How to book

Please contact the admissions team if you require more information about this course:

Tel: +44 (0)23 8201 5004
Email: wma.training@solent.ac.uk  

Normal office hours are (UK time):

Monday - Thursday: 08.30 - 17.00
Friday 08.30 - 16.30

 

Course availability and booking

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Monday 3 October 2016 No £720 Please enquire
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Monday 12 December 2016 Yes £720
Monday 9 January 2017 Yes £720 Please enquire
Monday 23 January 2017 Yes £720
Monday 6 February 2017 Yes £720
Monday 13 February 2017 Yes £720
Monday 20 February 2017 Yes £720
Monday 27 February 2017 Yes £720
Monday 6 March 2017 Yes £720
Monday 13 March 2017 No £720 Please enquire
Monday 3 April 2017 Yes £720
Monday 24 April 2017 Yes £720
Monday 8 May 2017 Yes £720
Monday 15 May 2017 Yes £720
Monday 22 May 2017 Yes £720
Monday 5 June 2017 Yes £720
Monday 12 June 2017 Yes £720
Monday 19 June 2017 Yes £720
Monday 26 June 2017 Yes £720
Monday 10 July 2017 Yes £720
Monday 17 July 2017 No £720 Please enquire
Monday 24 July 2017 Yes £720
Monday 31 July 2017 Yes £720
Monday 31 July 2017 Yes £720

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Course information

Next available date

Monday 21 November 2016

Duration

5 days

Price

£720

Approvals

MCA

Assessment

Oral questioning and practical exercises.

Teaching methods

Practical and classroom.

Prerequisites

For crew with suitable sea time experience.

Students require one of the following certificates:

  • Approved Personal Survival Techniques
  • Basic Sea Survival
  • Royal Navy Sea Survival Course
  • Fisherman’s Safety Training Course

Please note: OPITO/BOSIET/FOET is not an acceptable equivalent. 

Proof of at least six months' sea-going service. 

A valid personal medical fitness certificate recognised by the MCA (ENG1 or equivalent). 

Photographic identification.

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