This course aims to refresh participants with the knowledge, skills and confidence to safely launch, operate and recover the lifeboat using the systems and procedures appropriate to the particular craft. It also aims to refresh the knowledge of Muster Checker and Bowman obtained from previous Lifeboat Operator qualifications.
On completion of this course, participants should be able to refresh their knowledge in the following:
- Carry out Coxswain duties
- Operate lifeboat equipment
- Perform advanced craft handling
- Recover lifeboat
- Carry out Muster Checker duties
- Carry out Bowman’s duties
Successful completion of the assessment requirements will provide participants with a certificate of attendance.
Participants must have completed a Life Boat Operator course within the past two (2) years. Participants must be fit to undertake the physical components of the training and will be asked to sign a medical declaration upon registration.