Basic Safety Training (STCW) Refresher


The Basic Safety Training (STCW) Refresher is for all who already have an Basic Safety STCW certificate and must take the compulsory refresher course (once every 5 years).The training consists of refreshing the Personal Survival Techniques, Elementary First Aid, Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities, and Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting modules. The objective of this course is to provide appropriate recurrent training or instruction to survive at sea in the event of ship abandonment as set out in STCW Code Table A-VI/1-4.

This Basic Safety Training (STCW) Refresher contents:

  • Personal safety and social responsibilities;
  • Personal survival techniques;
  • Fire prevention and fire fighting;
  • Elementary first aid.

Until January 1, 2017, seafarers may provide evidence of having mantained the minimum of competence in basic training by documenting 12 months of service within the last 5 years. After January 1, 2017, seafarers must provide evidence of maintaining the standards of competence in basic training every 5 years.

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€575,- excl. 21% VAT excl. 21% btw


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