Course Length: 32 hrs
Course Required By: United States Coast Guard for STCW-2010 (Lifeboatman) Endorsement
Written Exam: A minimum written test score of 70% is required. Students that fail the test will undergo remediation and be allowed 1 retest. A second failure requires repeating the course before they may test again.
Retraining: See Coast Guard-specific requirements.
Prerequisites: This course is intended to provide training for seafarers to launch and take charge of a survival craft or rescue boat in emergency situations. There are no particular educational requirements. All trainees must be certified by a doctor to be in good health.
Performance Task: See Coast Guard-specific checklist requirements.