Proficiency in Fast Rescue Craft


This STCW training ‘Proficiency in Fast Rescue Craft (content in accordance with section A-V1 / 2 Table A-V1 / 2-2 STCW ’78 as amended), is intended for seafarers who are assigned to staff and / or to control a Fast Rescue Craft.

Participants receive both theoretical and practical training on steering a fast rescue craft on open water.

This training is part of our standard offer, please contact STC-KNRM for a booking at 0800 – 1412.



This Proficiency in Fast Rescue Craft training contains:

  • Fast rescue craft introduction and theory
  • Journey preparation and safety checks
  • Slow and fast boat handling on inland and open waters
  • Coming alongside a ship, steering in poor weather
  • Man overboard (MOB) recovery exercise and assisting victim once on board
  • IAMSAR search patterns
  • Capsize exercise in swimming pool
  • Practice at KNRM station, and on KNRM ships with both jet and propeller drive
  • Navigation system, plotter and VHF radio operation
  • Emergency beacons PLB, EPIRB, SART
Meer weten? 0800-3800030

€1295,- excl. 21% VAT excl. 21% btw

STCW'78 as amended

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2 days including 1 evening session

5 years

Quarantaineweg 98 3089 KP Rotterdam - Heijplaat