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£745
1 Week
Cowes, Isle of Wight
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Overview

STCW Basic Safety Training Certificates are a requirement for anybody looking to work at sea on commercial vessels, including Superyachts.

Course programme

STCW stands for Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping. It sets the international legal minimum standards for those working at sea on ships or Superyachts. It is recognised around the world to give confidence that nations signed up to the agreement know that crew have been trained to a known standard ensuring that the Seafarer meets a set of specific safety requirements.

STCW Basic Safety Training is a compulsory qualification for crew working on Superyachts and all vessels over 24 metres long. Although there is no legal requirement to hold STCW certificates on vessels of less than 24m, many employers and professional skippers expect their crew to have STCW certificates to work on smaller boats.

The course covers all the elements for a basic understanding of staying safe at sea. It also offers practical, safe examples to help individuals learn how to handle different types of emergencies at sea.

Flying Fish include Proficiency in Security Awareness course as part of our STCW Basic Safety Training course which is required by all new crew entering the maritime industry.


Inclusions

  • All safety equipment, publications, and certification.
  • Transport to and from training locations.

Dates & pricing

Starts Ends Location(s) Availability
23/10/2017 28/10/2017 Cowes, Isle of Wight Available
Price £745
Required deposit £250
Or, please hold my space for 48 hours
Optional add-ons
£210Shared self-catering accommodation
£290Powerboat Level 2 (29-30 Oct)
20/11/2017 25/11/2017 Cowes, Isle of Wight Fully booked
Price £745
Required deposit £250
Sorry, this is no longer available
Optional add-ons
£210Shared self-catering accommodation
£290Powerboat Level 2
08/01/2018 13/01/2018 Cowes, Isle of Wight Available
Price £745
Required deposit £250
Or, please hold my space for 48 hours
Optional add-ons
£210Shared self-catering accommodation
£290Powerboat Level 2 (14-15 Jan)
05/02/2018 10/02/2018 Cowes, Isle of Wight Available
Price £745
Required deposit £250
Or, please hold my space for 48 hours
Optional add-ons
£210Shared self-catering accommodation
£290Powerboat Level 2 (11-12 Feb)
26/02/2018 03/03/2018 Cowes, Isle of Wight Available
Price £745
Required deposit £250
Or, please hold my space for 48 hours
Optional add-ons
£210Shared self-catering accommodation
£290Powerboat Level 2 (4-5 Mar)
19/03/2018 24/03/2018 Cowes, Isle of Wight Available
Price £745
Required deposit £250
Or, please hold my space for 48 hours
Optional add-ons
£210Shared self-catering accommodation
£290Powerboat Level 2 (25-26 Mar)
02/04/2018 07/04/2018 Cowes, Isle of Wight Available
Price £745
Required deposit £250
Or, please hold my space for 48 hours
Optional add-ons
£210Shared self-catering accommodation
£290Powerboat Level 2 (8-9 Apr)
23/04/2018 28/04/2018 Cowes, Isle of Wight Available
Price £745
Required deposit £250
Or, please hold my space for 48 hours
Optional add-ons
£210Shared self-catering accommodation
£290Powerboat Level 2 (29-30 Apr)
14/05/2018 19/05/2018 Cowes, Isle of Wight Available
Price £745
Required deposit £250
Or, please hold my space for 48 hours
Optional add-ons
£210Shared self-catering accommodation
£290Powerboat Level 2 (20-21 May)
04/06/2018 09/06/2018 Cowes, Isle of Wight Available
Price £745
Required deposit £250
Or, please hold my space for 48 hours
Optional add-ons
£210Shared self-catering accommodation
£290Powerboat Level 2 (10-11 Jun)
09/07/2018 14/07/2018 Cowes, Isle Of Wight Available
Price £745
Required deposit £250
Or, please hold my space for 48 hours
Optional add-ons
£210Shared self-catering accommodation
£290Powerboat Level 2 (15-16 July)
13/08/2018 18/08/2018 Cowes, Isle of Wight Available
Price £745
Required deposit £250
Or, please hold my space for 48 hours
Optional add-ons
£210Shared self-catering accommodation
£290Powerboat level 2 (19-20 Aug)
03/09/2018 08/09/2018 Cowes, Isle Of Wight Available
Price £745
Required deposit £250
Or, please hold my space for 48 hours
Optional add-ons
£210Shared self-catering accommodation
£290Powerboat level 2 (9-10 Aug)
24/09/2018 29/09/2108 Cowes, Isle of Wight Available
Price £745
Required deposit £250
Or, please hold my space for 48 hours
Optional add-ons
£210Shared self-catering accommodation
£290Powerboat Level 2 (30 Aug-1 Sep)
22/10/2018 27/10/2018 Cowes, Isle of Wight Available
Price £745
Required deposit £250
Or, please hold my space for 48 hours
Optional add-ons
£210Shared self-catering accommodation
£290Powerboat Level 2 (28-29 Oct)
19/11/2018 19/11/2018 Cowes, Isle of Wight Available
Price £745
Required deposit £250
Or, please hold my space for 48 hours
Optional add-ons
£210Shared self-catering accommodation
£290Powerboat Level 2 (25-26 Nov)

Pre-requisite experience and qualifications

There are no formal pre-course requirements but you must be 17 to enrol onto this course. Fire fighting and Personal Survival are physically demanding and require a good level of fitness. We recommend that all customers complete an ENG 1 medical or equivalent medical before enrolling onto this course. If you have concerns over your fitness then please contact Flying Fish. 


Full itinerary

Over the week, you will cover these courses:

STCW Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting (STCW A-VI/1-2)

STCW Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities (STCW A-VI/1-4)

STCW Proficiency in Security Awareness (STCW A-VI/6-1)

STCW Personal Survival Techniques (STCW A-VI/1-1)

STCW Elementary First Aid (STCW A-VI/1-3)


Related courses

If you are new to the Maritime industry and don’t have experience working on Superyachts then you will benefit by gaining extra knowledge to stay above the rest.

Powerboat Level 2 is a legal requirement to drive the yacht tenders so, for deck hands, this is a must.

For those looking to gain more experience and get that edge, we recommend our Superyacht Deck or Interior Training courses.