Refresher Training Course in STCW Basic Safety, in Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats, Other than Fast Rescue Boats, and in Advanced Fire Fighting

Certificate Awarded

Transport Canada Training Certificate


Marine Institute approved medical clearance;
SCBA mask Fit Test prior to course start date;
Valid MED with respect to STCW Basic Safety (or equivalent);
Valid MED with respect to Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats other than Fast Rescue Boats (or equivalent);
Valid MED with respect to Advanced Firefighting (or equivalent)

Course Description

This is a basic safety + survival craft and rescue boats other than fast rescue boats + advanced firefighting refresher training course designed to comply with the current STCW Convention. This course will refresh the seafarer’s skills in basic emergency duties through demonstrations and practical drills and exercises. This course meets the requirements of Chapter VI, Section A-VI/1, paragraph 3 of the STCW Convention, Chapter VI, Section A-VI/2, paragraph 5 of the STCW Convention, and chapter VI, Section A-VI/3, paragraph 5 of the STCW convention including 2010 Manila Amendments. 

Course Outline

1.0 Introduction and Safety

2.0 Hazards and Emergencies

3.0 Lifesaving Appliances and Abandonment

4.0 Lifeboats

5.0 Rescue Boats

6.0 Liferafts, Rigid Hull Liferafts and Marine Evacuation Systems

7.0 Survival and Rescue

8.0 Helicopter Assistance

9.0 Fire Cause and Prevention

10.0 Firefighting Systems

11.0 Training of Crew Members

12.0 Management and Control of Injured Persons

13.0 Lessons Learned

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
23 Oct 201826 Oct 2018430.5Holyrood Marine Base$1735.00
30 Oct 201802 Nov 2018430.5Holyrood Marine Base$1735.00
27 Nov 201830 Nov 2018430.5Holyrood Marine Base$1735.00
04 Dec 201807 Dec 2018430.5Holyrood Marine Base$1735.00
08 Jan 201911 Jan 2019430.5Offshore Safety & Survival Centre$1735.00
29 Jan 201901 Feb 2019430.5Offshore Safety & Survival Centre$1735.00
26 Feb 201901 Mar 2019430.5Offshore Safety & Survival Centre$1735.00
19 Mar 201922 Mar 2019430.5Offshore Safety & Survival Centre$1735.00