Basic Training Refresher
- Course Type:
- STCW ➜ Updated STCW Basic Safety Training Week (Package)
- Training School:
- Northeast Maritime Institute
- Fairhaven, Massachusetts, United States of America
- 3 days
STCW Basic Safety Training is a three day course consisting of four important component courses for any mariner.
- First Aid/CPR
- Personal Safety and Social Responsibility
- Personal Survival Techniques
- Basic Fire Fighting
Students are asked to bring a bathing suit and towel on Wednesday for pool exercises.
On Friday during the Basic Firefighting Portion of the course, students will be attending the CT Fire Academy. They will be in charge of finding their own transportation.
Under the terminology of the STCW Convention, Basic Safety Training is made up of the above four courses. Any applicant who has successfully completed the 24-hour Basic Safety Training Refresher course will be considered to have demonstrated continued proficiency in Basic Safety Training, provided that they have been previously issued an STCW 95 certificate.
For some, Basic Safety Training, which meets STCW Requirements, is required for hiring reasons to meet some insurance requirements.