Basic Sea Survival
Formerly – Personal Survival Techniques
Confident Captain/Ocean Pros offers a 12-Hour Basic Sea Survival module that is instructed in compliance with STCW ’10 Code A – VI/1-2. It consists of a full day in the classroom covering subjects such as emergency situations, evacuation, survival craft and rescue boats, personal lifesaving appliances, survival at sea, emergency radio equipment and helicopter assistance. The remainder of the module is spent in a swimming pool performing a life raft inflation and inversion and the simulation of other abandon ship procedures. Both the theory and practical are followed by an exam.