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Proficiency in Survival Craft (PSC)

This course is designed for those who are required to perform survival craft operations during shipboard emergency response situations.

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This STCW course aims to introduce participants to the skills and knowledge required to operate life saving appliances and take charge of a survival craft or rescue boat during and after launch.

Course Outcomes

On completion of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Take charge of a survival craft or rescue boat during and after launch
  • Operate a survival craft
  • Manage survivors and survival craft after abandoning ship
  • Apply first aid to survivors
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Monday 25 February, 2019Thursday 28 February, 2019FremantleBook Now
Monday 25 March, 2019Thursday 28 March, 2019FremantleBook Now
Monday 8 April, 2019Thursday 11 April, 2019FremantleBook Now
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Membership TypePrice
Individual / Associate$1,700


A person is eligible to be issued with a certificate of proficiency in survival craft and rescue boats other than fast rescue boats if that person:

  • Is 18 years of age or more
  • Has completed at least 6 months sea service on ships carrying SOLAS survival equipment. Evidence of sea service is to be provided on an original company letter

NOTE: It is possible to complete the training without holding the pre-requisite sea service, and be issued with a certificate at a later date when qualifying sea service requirements are satisfied.


On successful completion of this course and with the required pre-requisites, participants will be issued with an AMSA course completion statement.