This course introduces participants to the techniques, methods and problems associated with the launch, operation and recovery of fast rescue boats including rescue techniques for personnel in the water. It meets the requirements of the International Maritime Organisations (IMO) model course “1:24 Proficiency In Fast Rescue Boats”.
On completion of this course, participants should be able to:
- Maintain the fast rescue boat for operations
- Prepare fast rescue boat and crew for operations
- Take charge of a fast rescue boat
- Respond to boat, equipment and crew emergencies or malfunctions
- Locate and retrieve casualties
- Recover the fast rescue boat
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|Monday 18 March, 2019||Tuesday 19 March, 2019||Fremantle||Book Now|
|Monday 15 April, 2019||Tuesday 16 April, 2019||Fremantle||Book Now|
|Monday 20 May, 2019||Tuesday 21 May, 2019||Fremantle||Book Now|
|Monday 17 June, 2019||Tuesday 18 June, 2019||Fremantle||Book Now|
|Monday 15 July, 2019||Tuesday 16 July, 2019||Fremantle||Book Now|
|Monday 19 August, 2019||Tuesday 20 August, 2019||Fremantle||Book Now|
|Monday 23 September, 2019||Tuesday 24 September, 2019||Fremantle||Book Now|
|Monday 21 October, 2019||Tuesday 22 October, 2019||Fremantle||Book Now|
|Monday 18 November, 2019||Tuesday 19 November, 2019||Fremantle||Book Now|
|Monday 16 December, 2019||Tuesday 17 December, 2019||Fremantle||Book Now|Membership Type Price Non-Member $2,100 Individual/Associate $1,890 Ruby $1,840 Sapphire $1,785 Emerald $1,735 Diamond $1,680
There are no pre-requisites for this course, however to receive an AMSA certificate, participants must hold a certificate of proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats other than Fast Rescue Boats.
Participants must be fit to undertake the physical components of the training and will be asked to sign a medical declaration upon registration.
On successful completion of the course, participants will be issued with a certificate of attendance.
Maritime personnel will be issued with a certificate showing compliance with the requirements of the STCW Convention, as amended.
Participants must bring a swimming costume.
Overalls, boots and shoes for wet and dry practical exercises are provided together with towels for showers. Lockers are also available.
For the in-class session, clean casual clothing is required and covered footwear is essential (no high heels). It is requested that where possible jewellery is not to be worn and valuables not brought to the centre.
IFAP holds no responsibility for lost or stolen valuables. We also recommend that participants do not wear contact lenses (or glasses) in the pool, therefore suitable containers should be brought to store lenses.