Personal Survival Techniques

Personal Survival Techniques

Seafarers employed or engaged in any capacity on board ship as part of the ship’s complement with designated duties in the operation of the ship shall, before being assigned complete Basic Training. The STCW regulations define basic training requirements for maritime employees to work and stand watch aboard certain maritime vessels in Regulation VI/I, and Section A-VI/I of STCW 95 and 46 CFR 10.205. Mariners without ongoing service are required to complete approved or accepted refresher training to apply for a new endorsement. See 46CFR 11.302(b)-(e) and 12.602(b)-(e).

This course covers the four major topics required by the U.S.C.G. Students are required to spend a total of 22 hours over 4 days on the online portal.

  • Elementary First Aid
  • Personal Survival Techniques
  • Personal Safety & Social Responsibility
  • Basic Fire Fighting
USCG Approved