MCA Approved STCW Basic & Advanced Updating Courses in Thailand
- Course Type:
- STCW ➜ Updated STCW Basic Safety Training Week (Package)
- Training School:
- Galileo Maritime Academy
- Phuket, Thailand
- 2 days
The U.K. MCA Approved STCW 2010 Basic Safety Training Refresher Course, offered over 1½ days, is mandatory to be taken every five years for all seafarers who have already undergone the complete STCW 2010 Basic Safety Training Course. The Refresher Course meets the requirements of the STCW familiarisation and basic safety training update in accordance with section A-VI/1 of the STCW code and includes the following modules:
- Udpdated Proficiency in Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting (UFPFF)
- Updated Proficiency in Personal Survival Techniques (UPST)
Can I also update Advanced STCW Courses?
Those seafarers who also require refresher courses to update:
- Advanced Firefighting (UAFF)
- Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats (UPSC&RB)
- Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boats (UFRB)
certificates, can take these courses immediately following the two basic course refreshers at additional cost:
- 3 Course Updating - UFPFF + UPST + UAFF - 2 days duration - 30,500 THB
- 4 Course Updating - UFPFF + UPST + UAFF + UPSC&RB - 3 days duration - 40,000 THB
- 5 Course Updating - UFPFF + UPST + UAFF + UPSC&RB + UFRB - 4 days duration - 52,500 THB
Which administration approves the courses?
Galileo Maritime Academy is directly accredited by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) of the Department of Transport of the United Kingdom to issue MCA Approved Certificates.
Where can I stay?
On-site accomodation is available or see our website for a great offer, exclusive to us, on a Double Deluxe Room or Pool Villa in our favourite 5 Star Beach Resort.
Our campus is 10 minutes from Phuket International Airport, and 15 minutes from the beach resort. We provide the transfers free of charge.
'Why not combine your next maritime course with a holiday in Phuket, Thailand!."
Hold STCW certificates appropriate to courses requiring updates.
ENG 1 medical certificate or acceptable alternative.
Note. ENG 1 is not available in Thailand. We are able to provide details of where to obtain a Norwegian Seafarers Medical in Bangkok, which is an acceptable equivalent.