Fast Rescue Boat STCW'95 A-VI/2-2

Certificate Awarded

Transport Canada Training Certificate


A person must be at least 16 years of age to take the FRB course
Marine Institute approved medical clearance
STCW Basic Safety (or equivalent)

Course Description

This course is designed to provide personnel with the theoretical and practical knowledge and skills necessary to participate as members of Fast Rescue Boat in accordance with STCW ‘95 A-VI/2-2.

Course Outline

1.0 Introduction and Safety, Construction and Outfit of Fast Rescue Boats and Individual Items of Their Equipment

2.0 Particular Characteristics and Facilities of Fast Rescue Boats

3.0 Navigational and Safety Equipment Available in a Fast Rescue Boat

4.0 Safety Precautions During Launch and Recovery of a Fast Rescue Boat

5.0 How to Handle a Fast Rescue Boat in Prevailing and Adverse Weather and Sea Conditions

6.0 Procedures for Righting a Capsized Fast Rescue Boat

7.0 Search Patterns and Environmental Factors Affecting Their Execution

8.0 Assessment of the Readiness of Fast Boats and Related Equipment for Immediate use

9.0 Knowledge of the Maintenance, Emergency Repairs, Normal Inflation and Deflation of Buoyncy Compartments of Inflated Fast Rescue Boats

10.0 Methods of Starting and Operating a Fast Rescue Boat Engine and its Accessories

ATTENTION: Your acceptance notification will be E-mailed to the E-mail account you provide during the registration process. Please remember to check your Junk E-mail folder for any communications that may have been filtered to that location.

Minimum class sizes are required to deliver courses, should these minimums not be achieved classes could be postponed or rescheduled.

Course Section List

Start DateEnd DateDaysHoursLocationCostRegister
29 Oct 201801 Nov 2018428Holyrood Marine Base$3525.00
13 Nov 201816 Nov 2018428Holyrood Marine Base$3525.00
11 Feb 201914 Feb 2019428Holyrood Marine Base$3525.00