Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities
The course covers personal safety on board, accident prevention, what to do in an emergency, employment conditions and general working environment on board merchant vessels. The course is a component of the Basic Safety Training*.
Who would benefit?
This course is recommended for any individual who intends to pursue a career at sea or offshore.
DURATION & DELIVERY
The duration of this course is one (1) day. Classes are from 8:00am to 4:00pm. A combination of lectures sessions and presentations are used to deliver this course.
In this course you will learn to deal with the social aspect of life on board a vessel, living in close quarters with persons of different ethnicity, backgrounds, and behavioural patterns. You will also learn about the effects of drug and alcohol abuse.
- Human relationships
- Social and work environment
- Human relationships in a ship society
- Must be able to read and write
- Must have been the recipient of courses in Personal Survival Techniques, Basic Fire Fighting and First Aid
The certificate issued on completion of training attests to the fact that the participant has been present at all theoretical and practical sessions and has been successful in the evaluation exercises, in particular his ability to execute correctly the practical aspects of training.
*For more information please see the Basic Safety Training page.
This course covers personal safety, accident prevention, what to do in an emergency, employment conditions and general working environment on board merchant vessels. It is a required component of the Basic Training Programme
It recommended for any individual who intends to pursue a career at sea or in a marine environment.
Possible careers/Job Titles. Entry level positions on the Deck of a vessel e.g. Deck Hand Ordinary Seaman.
Duration : 1 day