If you are required to launch and take charge of survival craft, you will need to prove you are proficient in survival craft and rescue boat operations.
For the issue of a Certificate of Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats, you must:
- Be at least 18 years of age
- Already hold a Certificate of Proficiency in Personal Survival Techniques (STCW Code A-VI/1-1)
- Successfully complete MCA-approved training in PSC & RB, meeting the standard of competence in Section A-VI/2 and Table A-VI/2-1 of the STCW Code
- Have completed at least 6 months approved seagoing service.
If you are serving onboard ship and are qualified in any of the following, you must, as of the 1st of January 2017, have documentary evidence of either having completed the training course or updated your training within the last 5 years.
Please contact C Force Marine with any questions or further information you may need or for larger bookings.
You'll receive confirmation of your booking within 24 hours of signing up for the course through email.
If you do not receive the email, please check your spam box as sometimes confirmation emails end up there or contact us to verify if required.