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STCW Approved Training

Safety Officer Fishing Vessels over 25GT Course

Course Description: Safety Officers perform a very important function on board the vessel. Other than the Master, Fishing Vessel Owners should appoint certified personnel on-board their Fishing Vessels to ensure that they are operated safely. This course qualifies one to fulfil the role as a Safety Officer whose responsibilities include: Occupational Health and Safety, Meetings, Investigations, Permits to Work, Lock Outs, Safe Work Procedures, Drills, etc. The Safety Officer must also ensure that crew meet all safety standards while performing their duties, whilst wearing the correct PPE.

Duration: 2 Days

Entry Requirements: None

Learning Objectives: The SAMSA matrix prescribes that the learner should have the following knowledge and practical skills at the end of the course:

  • On-board duties and responsibilities related to occupational safety
  • Work policies and housekeeping
  • Safety policies and practices
  • Emergency drills and responses
  • Vessel incident response
  • Injury prevention
  • Safe decking practices

Additional Requirements: Learner is responsible for retraining every year. We include a light lunch with this course. Certificate valid for a life-time.

Accreditation: Accreditation through SAMSA. STCW 78 as amended in 2010 with the Manila amendments.

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Qualify to fulfil the role as a Safety Officer on fishing vessels over 25GT

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