Welcome to your Basic Training asynchronous session! Before you proceed with the course proper, we strongly advise you to read through the guidelines covered during the orientation. Take note of the requirements before proceeding to the synchronous sessions, as well as into the face-to-face on-site classes.
In view of the acceptance of onboard training and experience as a means for maintaining the required standards of competence, seafarers must be able to demonstrate the following competences upon successful completion of this course:
• right an inverted life raft while wearing a lifejacket;
• start and operate an inboard engine fitted in an open or enclosed lifeboat; and
• use signaling equipment, including pyrotechnics.