Learn the skills and techniques required for Personal Survival at Sea. This course is one of the components required to obtain an AMSA issued Certificate of Safety Training (CoST), which is the minimum mandatory qualification required to serve on board vessels in international waters.
Location - Cairns: Great Barrier Reef International Marine College, 55-61 Tingira Street, Portsmith
Dates: 2 December 2019 10 February 2020 9 March 2020 30 March 2020 27 April 2020 25 May 2020 15 June 2020 27 July 2020 24 August 2020 14 September 2020 19 October 2020 16 November 2020 7 December 2020
Hours of Study: 2 days
(Monday 8.30am - 4.30pm & Tuesday 1.00pm - 4.30pm)
Full Fee: $566.00
For information on funding or to enrol, call 1300 308 233
Please note that course dates and fee structures are subject to change.
Survive at sea in the event of vessel abandonment
You must be a minimum of 16 years of age. As this course involves strenuous water activities, you may be required to complete a medical declaration prior to commencing training.
Assessment involves written assignments, tests and practical demonstration of skills.
For information on funding or to enrol, call 1300 308 233.
For course information, call (07) 4041 9813.
For a full list of courses, view our latest course guide.
All prices are listed in Australian Dollars (AUD).
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GBRIMC reserves the right to cancel the course if insufficient enrolments have been received by seven days prior to commencement of course.
Any fees paid for cancelled courses will be refunded in full.