This course will satisfy the training requirements for persons as required by Paragraphs 1 and 2 of Section A-V/2 of the STCW Code for Crowd Management and Safety Training.
Able Seaman Seafarer Pathway
This VPDSD course will qualify the student to satisfy the training requirements for Vessel Personnel with Designated Security Duties and Security Awareness as outlined in 46 CFR 12.627(a)(1) and 46 CFR 625(a)(1) and the competencies of STCW Table A-VI/6-1 and A-VI/6-2 for STCW endorsements for Security Awareness and Vessel Personnel With Designated Security Duties.
This course is designed to provide mariners with the knowledge, skills and practical abilities to safely conduct marine petroleum operations consistent with the Tankerman (PIC) Endorsement and will satisfy the familiarization training requirements of 46 CFR 13.401 and may be issued endorsements as Tankerman-Assistant DL, and the STCW, as amended,
the Basic Oil and Chemical TankerCargo Operations A-V/1-1-1;
and the cargo training course requirements of 46 CFR 13.201, 13.301,
Any applicant successfully completing the Rating Forming Part of a Navigational Watch Assessments course, including all practical assessments will satisfy the requirements of 46 CFR 12.05-3(c) and Section A-II/4, paragraph 3 and Table A-II/4 of the STCW Code.
Designed for students involved with lifeboats and inflatable life rafts, this course prepares them to launch and operate survival craft found on a variety of large and small vessels.
U.S. Coast Guard and STCW Approved Class - one week
Designed to give the student training and experience in controlling fire operations and organizing and training fire parties as well as inspection and servicing of Fire Equipment.
This course prepares students for the Able Seaman's examination. A minimum of 180 days of qualifying sea service required to qualify for an entry level Able Seaman Endorsement (AB OSV). Applicants successfully completing this course will satisfy the written examination requirements of 46CFR 12.05-9 for any Able Seaman endorsement.