Course Length: 8 hours
Course Required By: United States Coast Guard
Reference: Successful completion of these courses will satisfy the training requirements of Section A-VI/1 and Tables A-VI/1-1, A-VI/1-2, A-VI/1-3 and A-VI/1-4 of the STCW 2010 Code as well as 46 CFR 11.302(d), 12.602(d),11.302(a)(3), 12.602(a)(3), 11.201(i)(1), 11.302(a)(4), 12.602(a)(4), 11.302(e), 12.602(e).
Written Exam: A minimum written test score of 70% is required. Students who fail the test will undergo remediation and are allowed one retest. A second failure requires repeating the course before they may test again. Students must satisfactorily perform hands-on evolutions as required by USCG.
Prerequisites: These courses are intended as basic training for seafarers employed or engaged in any capacity on board ship as part of the ship’s complement with designated safety duties in operation of the ship, have held a previous STCW endorsement and have 1 year documented sea time in the previous 5 years. Students must be able to read and understand English. All trainees must be certified by a doctor to be in good health.
Location: Only offered at our Lafayette location.