Refresher Training Course in Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boats (REF-FRB/FRC)

Course Section List

Start DateEnd DateHoursLocationCostRegister
01 Dec 202202 Dec 202214Holyrood Marine Base$1700.00
08 Dec 202209 Dec 202214Holyrood Marine Base$1700.00
12 Jan 202313 Jan 202314Holyrood Marine Base$1700.00
09 Mar 202310 Mar 202314Holyrood Marine Base$1700.00
29 Mar 202330 Mar 202314Holyrood Marine Base$1700.00

Certificate Awarded

TCMSS Training Certificate  


1)  a person must be of at least 16 years of age to take the REF FRB  course.
2)  a person must hold a training certificate in MED with respect to Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boats (FRB) (or equivalent) to take the REF FRB  course.
3)  Marine Institute approved medical clearance.


Course Description

This refresher training course is designed to comply with the regulations and to refresh the seafarers’ skills to undertake the tasks, duties and responsibilities necessary to participate as members of Fast Rescue Boat in accordance with Chapter VI, Section A-VI/2 of the STCW Convention, including 2010 Manila Amendments.  

Course Outline

1.0  Introduction and Safety
2.0  General
3.0  Maneuvering of FRB
4.0  Righting a Capsized Fast Rescue Boat
5.0  Search Patterns and Rescue


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.