This class trains mariners how to: know what to do in the event of an emergency afloat and how to survive at sea in the event of abandoning ship. This course meets the competency and training requirements of STCW Code, as amended 2010, Section A-VI/1 and 46 CFR 11.302(a)(1) and 12.602(a)() and also meets the requirement for all practical demonstrations as guided by the applicable section within the Basic training NVIC 08-14.
16 years old and older. Be able to speak and understand the English language. Must be able to swim for pool sessions.