Fast Rescue Boat
- Course Type:
- STCW ➜ Fast Rescue Boats
- Training School:
- STAR Center
- Dania Beach, Florida, United States of America
- 4 days
This course covers the requirements of the 1995 STCW Convention Chapter VI, Section A-VI/2, Table A-VI/2-2. Upon meeting the minimum standard of competence in fast rescue boats a trainee will be competent to handle and take charge of such boats during or after launch in adverse weather and sea conditions. They will also be able 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 carry out search patterns.
This Course is USCG Approved and STCW Compliant. The course certificate will state:
“This course is hereby recognized as a Coast Guard Approved Training Course as outlined in Subpart C of Part 11, Title 46, Code of Federal Regulations. Any applicant who has successfully completed our Fast Rescue Boat (STRCTR-193) course will satisfy the requirements of Table A-VI/2-2 of the STCW Code, Specification of the Minimum Standard of Competence in Fast Rescue Boats.”
This course is a classroom and Fast Rescue Boat-based course that is designed to cover the mandatory minimum requirements for the issue of certificates of proficiency in fast rescue boats as specified in table A-VI/2-2 of the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping (STCW) Code of 1995 for Seafarers.
Student minimum prerequisites are:
- Be medically fit