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Personal Survival Techniques (PST) STCW-95

Course Name:

Personal Survival Techniques (PST) STCW-95

Course Price:

€ 355

Short Description:

This is a 1-day course containing practical and theory sections including launching and entering a life raft in a designated pool.

Course Type:

STCW’95 & non STCW’95

Full Description:

Personal Survival Techniques (PST) is a one-day course split into both theory and practical’s, including launching and entering a life raft.
Included are actions to be taken by persons for self-protection in emergency situations, survival at sea and deployment of safety equipment.

Upon successful completion the trainee will be able to demonstrate competence to:

-          Don a lifejacket

-          Don and use immersion suit

-          Safely step from a height into water

-          Right an inverted life raft while wearing a lifejacket

-          Swim while wearing a lifejacket

-          Keep afloat without a lifejacket

-          Board a survival craft from the water while wearing a lifejacket

-          Take initial actions on boarding survival craft to enhance chance of survival

-          Stream a drogue or sea anchor

-          Operate survival craft equipment

-          Operate location devices, including radio equipment

It forms part of the mandatory basic training for all seafaring personnel. So it's also part of our offshore training courses.

Items to bring:

When joining this course please ensure you bring the following items with you:

National ID, Swim gear, wash gear and towel, change of clothes, soft shoes to wear in the pool, €1 coin for safety locker.

Please note: All trainees must be in good health. All trainees will be asked to fill out a medical questionnaire before the course commences.

Please note, joining instructions are sent to all delegates in advance of training. If your company has made a booking on your behalf, joining instructions will be sent directly to the booker. These should be forwarded to you. If you do not receive your joining instructions at least 2 days in advance of the course, please contact our admin team.

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For any queries please contact the admin team on + 353 21 4335609 or email nmci.services@mtu.ie