PK Best Marine Institute | Maritime Academy Coimbatore



A series of practical exercises using a range of open and enclosed lifeboats and inflatable rescue boats build confidence, competence and knowledge of safety procedures.

Take control of a survival craft or rescue boat during and after launch

Operate a survival craft engine

Manage survivors and survival craft after abandoning ship

Use locating devices including communications, signalling device and showpieces

Giving first aid to survivors.

  • Duration : 5 days
  • Reference : STCW circular No.12 of 2005 dated 25.02.2005
  • Training towards : Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boat Certification
  • Approvals : DGS
  • Teaching methods : Blended learning
  • Course Commencement : Every Month
  • Seafarer holding a certificate of BST certificate with 6 months sea service & valid Medical fitness certificate.

  • Passport
  • Photograph 2 No’s
  • CDC (Front page & Stamp pages)
  • STCW/BST certificate
  • 6 months Sea Service record
  • Medical Certificate (From DGS Approved Doctor)
  • 2 Dose of Vaccination certificate / Result of RTPCR test

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