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Certificate of Updated Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats other than Fast Rescue Boat (Refresher)

£240 GBP (incl. VAT)

Course Type:
Updated Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats (other than Fast Rescue Boats)
Training School:
Maritime Skills Academy
Dover, Kent, United Kingdom
1 day

Route One - For those holding Advanced Sea Survival or have a completed self-declaration form.

Duration: 0.5 day

Fee: £180 (incl.VAT) per delegate

 Route Two - For those holding a full PSC&RB or equivalent.

Duration: 1 day

Fee: £240 (incl.VAT) per delegate

If you book 3 or more elements of the 5 updating training courses (PST, FP&FF, AFF, PSC&RB & FRB) taking place in the same week, we will offer a 10% discount on the overall updating course cost.


Seafarers who have six months or more sea service prior to 1 August 1998 and were exempt from basic safety courses.
Seafarers holding a Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats (other than fast rescue boats) Certificate, or equivalent, which includes ‘Proficiency in Survival Craft’ and the ‘MNTB Life Boat Certificate’.
NB – certificates of proficiency issued under the authority of other administrations will be acceptable.

Course Overview:

The aim of the course is to give seafarers who are required to take charge of a survival craft or a rescue boat (other than fast rescue boats) in emergency situations the essential education and training to meet the Knowledge, Understanding and Proficiency (KUP) requirements set out in the following:

Table A-VI/2-1

Take charge of a survival craft or rescue boat during and after launch.
Operate a survival craft engine.
Manage survivors and survival craft after abandoning ship.
Use locating devices, including communication and signalling apparatus and pyrotechnics.
Apply first aid to survivors.
The course will include videos, discussions and practical based exercises.

Upon completion of the course you will be presented with the original certificate.

We can arrange flights from anywhere in the world, local accommodation and even airport transfers for course delegates.


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This course is available on the following days:
(please check the availability with the training school)

  • 29th April 2019
  • 13th May 2019
  • 3rd June 2019
  • 17th June 2019
  • 1st July 2019
  • 15th July 2019
  • 29th July 2019
  • 12th August 2019
  • 2nd September 2019
  • 16th September 2019
  • 30th September 2019
  • 14th October 2019
  • 28th October 2019
  • 11th November 2019
  • 25th November 2019

Maritime Skills Academy

Viking House, Beechwood Business Park Menzies Road
Dover, Kent
CT16 2FG
United Kingdom

Tel: (+44) 03003038393
Email: send message

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