BASIC TRAINING – RE-VALIDATION
In this course you will learn the basic elements of seafaring which will enable you to perform duties on board a sea going vessel or offshore platform, efficiently and safely. You will also be able to assist in the protection of life at sea. This is the mandatory training module for all seafarers, and is conducted in accordance with Section A-VI/1 Paragraph 2 of the STCW Code and the STCW 78 Convention as amended.
The aim of this course is to provide the basic qualifications for individuals who want to become a professional seafarer. The training provided is applicable to any capacity sea going vessel, offshore rig, or platform.
This course is mandatory for any individual who intends to pursue a career at sea or offshore.
The duration of this course is two (2) days. Classes are from 8:00am to 4:00pm. A combination of lectures, practical activities and hands-on demonstrations are used to deliver this course.
This course is modular and consists of the following:
Upon successful completion of the course through written examination and skills testing, candidates will receive a certificate in accordance with Section A-V1/1 Paragraph 2 of the STCW Convention.
Possible careers/job titles: Deck Hand, Ordinary Seaman on all seagoing vessels
Entry requirements for course to be considered
1 - Gather Documents
Gather required documents and get scanned copies of each document.
Once your application is completed and approved, an officer will contact you regarding attending the class
Attend all the scheduled classes and pass exams
You can apply online, call or come in to our offices for information.
Caribbean Fisheries Training and Development Institute
Western Main Road, Chaguaramas,
Telephone: (868) 634-4276/1635
Courses are delivered via blended learning. Practical classes are taught physically on location at the institute and theory classes are provided online.
No. Once you meet the basic requirements for entry you will be able to qualify.
Yes and parking is free.
"Providing Training in the Maritime & Fishing Industry"
An Agency of the Ministry of Agriculture, Land and Fisheries.