Personal Survival Techniques
THIS COURSE IS CURRENTLY CLOSED
This course has been approved by the Director General of Shipping, Ministry of Surface Transport, Government of India.
Objective: To instruct seafarers on safety guidelines, survival principles at sea, emergency situations, evacuation, survival crafts and rescue boats, personal life-saving appliances, helicopter assistance and emergency radio equipment.
Duration: Three days
Eligibility: Mandatory for all seafarers before taking up employment on board sea-going ships. A doctor must certify a trainee to be in good health before h/she undertakes this course.