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An STCW Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boats training course gives delegates knowledge in all aspects of rescue, handling, manoeuvring ,and driving a fast rescue boat (FRB) in various conditions and situations. The course also covers righting an FRB after capsizing.
Delegates completing an STCW Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boats training course will have knowledge of;
- Capsize reversal procedure
- Casualty recovery
- Emergency response
- FRB operation
- Launch and recovery
- Search and rescue
- Towing survival craft, helicopter operations, and self-rescue
- Use of onboard equipment
Seafarers required to take charge of an FRB in emergency situations during and after launch, in accordance with Regulation VI/2 and Section A-VI/2-2 of the STCW code The Merchant Shipping (Training and Certification) regulations 1997.
In order to complete an STCW Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boats training course, delegates must hold a Certificate of Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats (other than FRB) (STCW Regulation VI/2, paragraph 1), or a UK-approved Lifeboatman certificate, or other national equivalent.
An MCA approved STCW certificate of proficiency will be issued upon successful completion of an STCW Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boats training course.
The certificate must be revalidated every 5 years.
Delegates should bring
- Government issued photographic ID e.g. Driver's Licence or Passport