Basic Training (STCW)


The Basic Training is for all who wish to work on board a seagoing vessel. The training consists of the Personal Survival Techniques, Elementary First Aid, Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities, and Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting modules.

This Basic Training (STCW) contains:

  • Survival techniques;
  • Fire safety and fire fighting;
  • First aid in the event of an accident;
  • Working safely;
  • Social responsibilities

The following practical lessons are given:

  • Practising with personal and group life-saving equipment;
  • Maintenance of safety materials;
  • Fire drills with fire fighting equipment/compressed air and the use of the compulsory fire extinguishers;
  • Practising emergency procedures;
  • First aid and resuscitation.

Are you interested in this training?
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Training times:
We expect the participants at 07.45 on the first training day. The following days start at 08.30. All training days end no later than 17.00, unless the participant attends additional training(s).

The training is given in English. We can organize this training in a different language for groups on request and if necessary with an private interpreter.

Requirements for participation:
In order to participate to the training, participants need to have a valid seafarers medical certificate or declaration of good health from their doctor. We can arrange a seafarers medical certificate for the participants.

Please bring the following items to the training: swimwear, Passport, ID or Drivers Licence, valid medical certificate and the Seamansbook.

Basic Training (STCW) €985,-
Security Awareness €200,-
Basic Training +Security Awareness Combination price €1160,-
(Optional) Seafarers medical certificate  €160,-

More information: 0031-10 428 38 60

€1010,- excl. 21% VAT

Basic Training STCW '10 (A-VI/1-1 to 1-4) as amended (including Manilla Amendments)


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4 days

5 years

Quarantaineweg 98 3089 KP Rotterdam - Heijplaat