Refresher Training Course MED with respect to STCW Basic Safety (REF-MED SCTW BS - Chapter VI Section A VI/I)

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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 Certificate or equivalent (under subsection 2.2 of chapter 2 of TP 4957)


Course Description

This is a basic safety refresher training course designed to comply with the regulations and to refresh the seafarer?fs 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, including 2010 Manila Amendments. Seafarers qualified in basic training in accordance with Chapter VI, Section A-VI/1, paragraph 2 of the STCW Convention shall be required, every five years, to provide evidence of having maintained the required standard of competence to undertake the tasks, duties and responsibilities listed in column 1 of tables A-VI/1-1 and A-VI/1-2 of the Convention.

Course Outline

1.0 Introduction and Safety

2.0 Hazards and Emergencies

3.0 Lifesaving Appliances and Abandonment

4.0 Rescue

5.0 Fire Theory

6.0 Fire Fighting, Appliances and Equipment


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