STCW Personal Survival Techniques
11th April 2023
One event on 14th February 2023 at 12:00 am
One event on 14th March 2023 at 12:00 am
One event on 11th April 2023 at 12:00 am
One event on 16th May 2023 at 12:00 am
One event on 13th June 2023 at 12:00 am
One event on 11th July 2023 at 12:00 am
One event on 15th August 2023 at 12:00 am
One event on 12th September 2023 at 12:00 am
One event on 10th October 2023 at 12:00 am
One event on 14th November 2023 at 12:00 am
One event on 12th December 2023 at 12:00 am
The course follows a standard programme. The course delivers a basic knowledge and practice of survival techniques and principles that can be applied to maximise the probability of survival following a marine casualty.
The course will address the following:
- Actions prior to abandonment of the vessel
- Basic principles of survival
- Types of survival equipment provided on board ships
- Training and drills
- Correct use of the lifejacket and entering the water from a height
- Launching of a liferaft.
- Righting of a capsized liferaft
- Wet and dry boarding of a liferaft
- Bringing aboard an injured casualty
- Hypothermia and other medical factors
- Liferaft first aid
- Liferaft equipment
- Actions to aid location by rescuers
Training is delivered through a combination of theory and practical sessions.
Course duration is one day.
This course is normally run on a Tuesday and is day 2 of a 4 day STCW Basic Safety Courses programme
- Monday: STCW Elementary First Aid.
- Tuesday: STCW Personal Survival Techniques.
- Wednesday: STCW Personal Safety & Social Responsibilities.
- Thursday: STCW Ship Security Awareness.
The above courses are mandatory for all seafarers in all roles aboard and must renewed every 5 years.
Location: This course will be held at. Ballyshannon Leisure Center. F94 TX3Y Ballyshannon. Co. Donegal
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