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Updated Proficiency in Personal Survival Techniques

£168 GBP (incl. VAT)

Course Type:
Updated Proficiency in Personal Survival Techniques
Training School:
South West Maritime Academy
Location:
Cromhall, South Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
Duration:
1 day
Language:
English

Updated Proficiency in Personal Survival Techniques?

As per the STCW95/2010 Manilla Amendments.

Section A-VI/1 of STCW (paragraph 3) states that ‘Seafarers qualified in accordance with paragraph 2 in basic training 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 table A VI/1-1.’

This course contains some exercises that are physically demanding. Any candidate unsure of their fitness for such activities should consult their doctor.

Outcome 1

The learner is able to maintain the required standard of competence in personal survival techniques (PST).

Learning objectives

  1. Correctly don and use an immersion suit.
  2. Jump from a height into the water.
  3. Swim while wearing a life jacket.
  4. Right an inverted life raft while wearing a life jacket.
  5. Keep afloat without a life jacket.
  6. Board a survival craft from the water when wearing a life jacket.

 

Certification: Certificate of Updated Proficiency in Personal Survival Techniques

Entry Requirements

Seafarers who have six months or more sea service prior to 1 August 1998 and were exempt from basic safety courses;

Seafarers who have a certificate of proficiency in personal survival techniques and who have maintained the required standard of competence by onboard training and experience for all competences listed in the self declaration form. NB – certificates of proficiency issued under the authority of other administrations will be acceptable.


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

  • 23rd May 2022 (2 places)
  • 30th May 2022 (2 places)
  • 7th June 2022 (2 places)
  • 17th June 2022 (12 places)
  • 20th June 2022 (2 places)
  • 27th June 2022 (2 places)
  • 8th July 2022 (12 places)
  • 11th July 2022 (2 places)
  • 18th July 2022 (2 places)
  • 1st August 2022 (2 places)
  • 8th August 2022 (2 places)
  • 22nd August 2022 (2 places)
  • 13th September 2022 (2 places)
  • 19th September 2022 (2 places)
  • 26th September 2022 (2 places)

South West Maritime Academy

Cromhall Quarry
Woodend Lane
Cromhall
South Gloucestershire
GL12 8AA
United Kingdom

Tel: (+44) 01454260130
Email: send message


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