Proficiency-in-Personal-Survival-Techniques

PPST


Scope : Basic Safety training course has been designed to meet the requirements of STCW section VI/1 and is based on the guidelines of IMO Model Courses 1.19

Course is open to all seafarers employed or engaged in any capacity on board ship.

Objective : : After successful completion of the course the trainee will be able to demonstrate competency in surviving at sea in the event of ship abandonment; minimize the risk of fire; take immediate action upon encountering an accident or medical emergency; comply with emergency procedures, observe safe working practices and effectively communicate with others.
Course content : 

  • Introduction, safety and survival.
  • Emergency situations.
  • Evacuation.
  • Survival craft and rescue boats.
  • Personal life – saving appliances.
  • Survival at sea.
  • Emergency radio equipment.
  • Helicopter assistance.

Duration: 2 DAYS

Approved by :

  • PANAMA MARITIME AUTHORITY.