Description of the course
This training course primary is intended for any person who is going to become a seafarer or existing seafarers who is going to refresh their knowledge and skills.
To be assigned on Basic Safety training course, participant should present national passport and previous “Basic Safety Training” Certificate.
Course contentsThe Basic Safety Training Refresher course covers the following topics:
- Proficiency in Personal Survival Techniques;
- Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting;
- Elementary First Aid;
- Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities.
Certificate is valid 5 years.
The price is 280 EUR.
Duration of the training course
The duration of the Basic Safety Training - Refresher course is 1 working day.
Objectives of the courseIn this course the participants should gain the knowledge and skills of:
- Survival at sea in case ship abandonment;
- Fire-fighting techniques;
- Elementary first aid;
- Personal safety and social responsibilities.
The course is complies all requirements of Sections A-VI/1-1; A-VI/1-2; A-VI/1-3; A-VI/1-4 of SCTW Code, as well as covers all subject areas recommended by IMO Model Courses 1.19 “Proficiency in Personal Survival Techiques”, 1.20 „Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting”, 1.13 „Elementary First Aid”and1.21 „Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities”.
The course is certified by Latvian Maritime Administration.
Training approaches and equipment:
During training course theoretical lessons are given using PowerPoint presentations, practical tasks are conducted using different equipment: swimming pool, life rafts, different firefighting equipment and fire-fighting simulator, etc.