STCW Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boats

Course Code: OE1EC14

Next available course:

Start DateLocationDuration / Fee
31/10/2018Fleetwood Nautical Campus3 Days / £935.00Enquire
05/12/2018Fleetwood Nautical Campus3 Days / £935.00Enquire
30/01/2019Fleetwood Nautical Campus3 Days / £935.00Enquire
13/03/2019Fleetwood Nautical Campus3 Days / £935.00Enquire
15/04/2019Fleetwood Nautical Campus3 Days / £935.00Enquire
08/05/2019Fleetwood Nautical Campus3 Days / £935.00Enquire
26/06/2019Fleetwood Nautical Campus3 Days / £935.00Enquire
24/07/2019Fleetwood Nautical Campus3 Days / £935.00Enquire
03/09/2019Fleetwood Nautical Campus3 Days / £0.00Enquire
05/09/2019Fleetwood Nautical Campus3 Days / £935.00Enquire
03/10/2019Fleetwood Nautical Campus3 Days / £935.00Enquire

Course Overview

This training is intended for seafarers who are required to take charge of Fast Rescue Boats (FRB). The objective is to acquire knowledge of the construction and type of fast rescue boats and associated equipment; to take charge of FRB’s during launch and recovery; participate in all aspects of rescue and care of casualties from the water and to operate FRB engine(s). Assessment is by direct observation and oral questioning. There is no expiry date on this certificate.

Important Course Information:

In order to comply with STCW Maritime and Coastguard Agency regulations, all delegates attending Merchant Navy Courses must provide a Seaman’s Discharge Book, Passport or Driving Licence when attending the centre. Failure to comply with this requirement will lead to a delay in the issue of Certificates

Validity of certificate:

5 years.

Medical Declaration:

Attention is drawn to the fact that parts of the course are of a physical nature. You will be required to complete a medical declaration when you attend your course.

Entry Requirements

Please note before embarking on this course you must be in possession of a valid Certificate of Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats other than Fast Rescue Boats and be not less than 18 years old. If you do not have a valid PSC & RB certificate you will receive the FRB (IMO) certificate.

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Expert Tutors

All staff involved in the delivery of offshore training within the College are appropriately qualified to teach the subjects and modules they deliver. Our teaching staff have considerable experience of the offshore, maritime and safety industries, with knowledge relevant to the courses we offer.

Tuition Fees

Fees, Cancellation & Transfer Policy

Private delegate - tuition fees are to be paid in full at the time of booking.

All fees are strictly non-refundable except when the College cancels the course.

Company sponsored delegate

  • Companies who hold credit accounts with the College will be invoiced following delivery of the Course
  • New companies are required to pay at the time of booking for their first course; credit facilities may be available on request, following successful credit checks.

Off-Premises and Distance Contracts Only

Please refer to College Terms & Conditions.

Course Transfers

If you are unable to attend your course you may be able to transfer to another available date. All transfer requests must be received in writing by FOSC no later than 5 working days prior to the commencement date of the course. Email cancellations during the weekend period are strictly not acceptable for courses that commence on a Monday or Tuesday. Company delegates that fail to attend on the commencement date of the course and have not provided 5 working days written notice will be invoiced the full course fee. Private delegates that fail to attend and have not provided 5 working days written notice will be charged the full course fee, no course transfer date will be processed and their payment will be lost. All second transfer requests incur a £55.00 administration fee. Delegates who have made multiple transfers (3+) and fail to attend without the required prior notice in writing will be charged a relevant fee at the discretion of FOSC.

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