STCW Fast Rescue Boats
- Course Type:
- STCW ➜ Fast Rescue Boats
- Training School:
- Ħal Far Industrial Estate, Birżebbuġa, Malta
- 5 days
Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to handle and take charge of fast rescue boats during or after launch in adverse weather and sea conditions, and to operate a fast rescue boat engine.
Trainees will know the correct use of all locating devices, including communication and signaling equipment between the rescue boat and a helicopter and the ship; and how to carryout search patterns.
For admission to the course seafarers must:
- Be medically fit as per TM IMO Medical requirements; and
- The holder of a Certificate of Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats other than Fast Rescue Boats in accordance with Regulation V1/2, paragraph 1 of STCW.