Safe Working on the Water.
2nd December 2024
One event on 29th January 2024 at 12:00 am
One event on 26th February 2024 at 12:00 am
One event on 25th March 2024 at 12:00 am
One event on 29th April 2024 at 12:00 am
One event on 27th May 2024 at 12:00 am
One event on 24th June 2024 at 12:00 am
One event on 29th July 2024 at 12:00 am
One event on 26th August 2024 at 12:00 am
One event on 23rd September 2024 at 12:00 am
One event on 28th October 2024 at 12:00 am
One event on 25th November 2024 at 12:00 am
One event on 2nd December 2024 at 12:00 am
The course was designed for personnel working in, on and around the water, such as County Council, waterways management, port and harbour personnel, bridge and waterside infrastructure engineers and contractors.
The course is based on information taken from ‘The Code of Safe Working Practices for Merchant Seafarers’ and The IMO STCW Personal Safety & Social Responsibilities Course.
Course Size: Minimum 6 candidates.
The course can be delivered at our training centre or customer site.
Discussion on the hazards peculiar to to the candidates work environment.
Appraise – Plan – Execute – Monitor.
Choosing the right PPE for the job.
Use of the PPE
Bouyancy aids, Lifejackets and flotation Devices.
The Hazards: Cold water shock – Fast flowing water – Stagnant water – Enclosed spaces – Wildlife – Vermin – Other works, etc.
Safety Lines & Harness.
Rigging safe access and egress to the water or work area.
Fail safe rigging systems and how to deploy same.
Safe exit from the water
Safe entry to the water.
Wading techniques, checking the ground.
Team working and third party communications.
MARPOL and the avoidance of marine pollution.