Personal Survival Techniques

This STCW 95 module provides knowledge of essential prevention and survival techniques. It includes both theoretical and practical sessions, investigating causes of distress, knowledge and use of equipment, launch and recovery of life rafts, preparation for survival, personal survival skills and use of search and rescue organisations. The course is assessed by a short written and oral examination.

Successful candidates will be awarded an STCW 95 Certificate in Personal Survival Techniques. Note: This course contains some exercises that are physically demanding. Any candidate unsure of their fitness for such activities should consult their doctor.

Candidates are required to complete a medical declaration.

FEE £POA per person



Elementary First Aid

A one day course

This STCW 95 course module is a combination of theory and practical training for basic first aid and life saving skills. A certificate is awarded on the basis of continuous assessment.

FEE: £POA per person



Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities

A half day course

This STCW 95 course module gives basic induction training in safety procedures and accident prevention and familiarises novice seafarers with employment and working conditions aboard. It is a classroom based course. A certificate is awarded on the basis of continuous assessment and role play exercises.

FEE: £POA per person



Course Fees and Bookings

Course Bookings

1 Day Elementary First Aid

1 Day Personal Survival Techniques

0.5 Day Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities

We would encourage prospective trainees to book these courses en-block, the courses are delivered over five days and those persons booking in the full five days will receive a discounted rate.

For group bookings of 8+ persons a further discount is available.


Course   Price per person Full set Block book 8+per person
Elementary First Aid 1 day POA   POA
Personal Survival Techniques 1 day PAO   POA
Personal Safety & Social Responsibilities 0.5 days POA   POA