One of the five safety courses that makes up STCW Basic Safety Course. The Personal Safety & Social Responsibilities (PSSR) course essentially introduces those new to commercial vessels to some of the health and safety issues that faces the super yachts and shipping industries. The course is recognised throughout the world by every IMO signatory nation on the planet.
A half day of shorebased training on safety problems and procedures unique to the maritime world.
Training and certification are provided by an external MCA Approved Training Provider under their MCA accreditation. The course is run from Hythe, near Southampton.