Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats other than fast rescue boats


The Proficiency in Survival Craft course is for crew members whose task it is to launch and operate lifeboats, life rafts and other rescue boats.
There is a separate course for launching and operating fast rescue boats.

This training is provided by STC B.V. The course schedule can be found on their website:


The Proficiency in Survival Craft course contents:

  • The division of tasks and responsibilities when abandoning ship;
  • Preparing for abandoning ship and what to do when abandoning ship;
  • Communication;
  • Leadership;
  • Practical exercises and manoeuvring a lifeboat;
  • Cooperating with the on-shore fire fighting organization during a fire on board;
  • The intention and use of life-saving appliances;
  • The construction of life-saving appliances.
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€ 990,- excl. 21% BTW excl. 21% btw

STCW’78 certificate, as amended, accredited under institute code NL007.

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5 years

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