Marine Emergency Duties - Domestic Vessel Safety (DVS)

Certificate Awarded

Certificate of Achievement


Marine Institute approved medical;
A person must be at least 15 years of age to take the DVS course

Course Description

This course was developed to comply with the requirements of the Marine Personnel Regulations on minimum training in personal survival techniques and fire fighting for Canadian seafarers sailing on board passenger vessels, workboats or fishing vessels engaged on a voyage in Canadian waters.

Course Outline

1.0 Hazards and Emergencies
2.0 Firefighting
3.0 Emergency Response
4.0 Lifesaving Appliances and Abandonment
5.0 Survival
6.0 Rescue
7.0 Maintenance and Inspection of Emergency Equipment
8.0 Passenger Control

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Course Section List

Start DateEnd DateDaysHoursLocationCostRegister
10 Jul 201813 Jul 2018428Offshore Safety & Survival Centre$1150.00
04 Dec 201807 Dec 2018428Offshore Safety & Survival Centre$1150.00