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Certificate of Proficiency in Survival Craft & Rescue Boats (other than Fast Rescue Boats) PSCRB

Course Name:

Certificate of Proficiency in Survival Craft & Rescue Boats (other than Fast Rescue Boats) PSCRB

Course Price:

€ 754.00

Short Description:

This 5-day course will prepare candidates involved in taking charge of the launching or handling of survival craft to achieve an appropriate level of competence and confidence in these operations.

Course Type:

STCW’95 & non STCW’95

Full Description:

The Certificate of Proficiency in Survival Craft & Rescue Boats (other than Fast Rescue Boats) training (PSCRB) will prepare candidates involved in taking charge of the launching or handling of survival craft to achieve an appropriate level of competence and confidence in these operations.

Much of the course is practical in nature and candidates will benefit from being able to gain practical experience of operating a variety of open and totally enclosed lifeboats and inflatable rescue boats from different davit systems on the Centre's well-equipped pier head facility.
As well as dealing with the main features of different types of survival craft and their launching appliances, the course emphasizes the need for safe operating procedures.

- Emergency situations
- Taking charge of a survival craft or rescue boat during or after launch
- Principles of survival
- Survivor and survival craft management after abandoning ship
- First aid application to survivors
- Radio equipment
- Signalling for rescue
- Operation of a survival craft engine and rowing practice
- Use of locating devices including communication and signalling apparatus

Items to bring:

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

Swim wear, wash gear and towel, Wet weather gear/PPE, hard boots/shoes, warm clothes, change of clothes, €1 coin for safety locker

Please note: Students should be in possession of an indate/valid Medical Certificate. All students will be asked to fill out a medical questionnaire before the course commences.

Candidates must have completed the four basic courses covering familiarisation and basic safety training and instruction in accordance with Regulation VI/1 of STCW 1995

1. STCW Fire Prevention & Firefighting

2. STCW Personal Survival Techniques course

3. STCW Personal Safety & Social Responsibility 

4. STCW Elementary First Aid

 

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

 

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