Survival Craft Coxswain

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Certificate Awarded

Certificate of Achievement


A current Medical Certificate as per CAPP's Atlantic Canada Medical Assessment for Fitness to Work Offshore Guide;
A valid Basic Survival Training (BST) or equivalent.


Course Description

This course is designed to provide designated personnel with theoretical and practical training that will enable them to take command of rigid and inflatable survival craft during abandonment.  

Course Outline

1.0  Emergency Organization On Board
2.0  Survival Craft Design and Components
3.0  Inventory and Equipment
4.0  Launching and Recovery
5.0  Operating a Survival Craft
6.0  The Survival Phase
7.0  Operating Davit Launched Life rafts
8.0  Marine Escape Chute
9.0  Operating Survival Crafts in Ice


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