AIMS:

Since the STCW Manilla Amendments came into force the holders of certain STCW certificates are required to attend 5 yealy update training. There are four STCW courses we offer which require updates;

  • Personal Survival Techniques (PST)
  • Fire Prevention & Fire Fighting (FPFF)
  • Advanced Fire Fighing (AFF)
  • Proficency in Survival Craft & Rescue Boats (PSCRB)

UPDATE COURSE DURATION:

  • UPST- Half Day
  • UFPFF- One Day
  • UAFF- One Day (or half day, see pre requisites)
  • UPSCRB- One Day

PRE REQUISITES:

  • Minimum age 18.
  • You should hold the original certificate (i.e. to update PST then you should hold the PST certificate).
  • UPST candidates must hold the relevent sea time/onboard training and be able to self declare (see MSN1865). If you are unable to self declare then simply book the full one day PST course.
  • UAFF candidates can shorten their one day update training to a half day if they can self declare that they have the relevent sea time with onboard training (see MSN1865)

COURSE CONTENT:

Each of these four courses refreshes key life saving content and updates you on any important changes that ahave occured, each couse includes a practical session as well as classroom time.

COURSE PROGRAMME:

The courses ares a mixture of theory and practical sessions.

WHAT’S INCLUDED:

  • Training and Assessment
  • Certification
  • Course Manual
  • Parking at the training centre (may be a small charge at the pool)

WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED:

  • Accomadation