This skill set is designed for seafarers who do not hold the qualifying sea service and need to undertake the full short courses in personal survival techniques and fire prevention and fire fighting in order to demonstrate continued competence.
Location - Cairns: Great Barrier Reef International Marine College, 55-61 Tingira Street, Portsmith
Dates: 25 July 2022 8 August 2022 22 August 2022 5 September 2022 10 October 2022 31 October 2022 14 November 2022 28 November 2022
Hours of Study: 4 days, Monday - Thursday
(8.30am to 4.30pm)
Full Fee: $1,700.00
For information on funding or to enrol, call 1300 308 233 (extension 5)
Non ASQA Training Package.
Please note that course dates and fee structures are subject to change.
Contribute to fire prevention and firefighting (basic firefighting)
Survive at sea in the event of vessel abandonment and personal survival techniques (PST)
Revalidate your Certificate of Safety Training (CoST) with Queensland's largest and most experienced training provider. This skill set has been designed for certificate holders without qualifying sea time. Qualifying sea service is at least 12 months in total during the preceding five years before application, or three months in total during the preceding six months prior to revalidating.
This course includes core skills in personal survival techniques and fire prevention and fire fighting. You'll gain the skills and knowledge required to learn how to survive at sea in the event of vessel abandonment and discover how to prevent fires and respond effectively to any fire emergency on board a vessel.
Successful completion of this course meets the requirements of Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping (STCW) Reg VI/1 and Code Section A-VI/1, Tables A-VI/1-2 and A-VI/1-1.
Statement of Attainment
There are no formal entry requirements for this course.
You must :
Assessment will include written tests and practical demonstration of skills.
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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.
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