Proficiency in Survival Craft (Lifeboatman)

$1,250 USD

Course Type:
STCW ➜ Survival Craft and Rescue Boats (other than fast rescue boats)
Training School:
Northeast Maritime Institute
Fairhaven, Massachusetts, United States of America
5 days

This 40 hour Proficiency in Survival Craft (Lifeboatman) Course provides the necessary background and knowledge of the subjects concerning the requirements and duties of a Lifeboatman.


  • Lifeboats
  • Davits
  • Safety Procedures
  • Liferafts

The class is offered in lieu of the Coast Guard exam and incorporates training on our full-size lifeboat and davits.

Upon successful completion of the course and exams, the student will receive a certificate of completion, to be recognized by the U.S. Coast Guard for a Lifeboatman/Proficiency in Survival Craft certificate and an endorsement for proficiency in survival craft, meeting the requirements of STCW95 Section A-VI/2 and A-VI/2-1; and the written and practical examination requirements of 46 CFR 12.10-5 for endorsement as Life-boatman if presented within one year of completion of training; AND the written Survival Craft examination requirements of 46 CFR 12.05-9 for an endorsement as Able Seaman Offshore Supply Vessel.


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Northeast Maritime Institute

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32 Washington Street
United States of America

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