Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boats (FRB) STCW '95 NMCI TS

The International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (or STCW), 1995 sets qualification standards for masters, officers and watch personnal on seagoing merchant ships.


The STCW 95 course and modules form part of the statutory requirements for both deck and engineering qualification. It is a globally recognised qualification for working afloat on fishing vessels over 24m and on merchant vessels of over 500GT.


Here at NMCI Training Services we offer a range of STCW '95 and Non STCW '95 professional short courses for the maritime sector. We are also delighted to announce that we are now offering STCW Refresher Training.


For further information about our STCW '95 & Non STCW '95 courses, please contact NMCI Training Services.

Tel: + 353 21 4335609 


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Course Name:

Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boats (FRB) STCW '95 NMCI TS

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Short Description:

This 3 day syllabus covers the requirements of the 1995 STCW Convention Chapter VI, Section A-
V1/2, Table A-V1/2-2.

Full Description:

This course aims to provide the training for candidates to launch and take charge of a
Fast rescue boat, in accordance with Section A-V1/2 of the STCW Code. 
On meeting the minimum standard of competence in fast rescue boats,
a trainee will be competent to handle and take charge of such boats.

Course duration

The course duration is intended to be 24hrs run over 3 consecutive days.

For admission to the course seafarers must be medically fit and the holder of a certificate of
Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats other than Fast Rescue Boats.

Please note, joining instructions are sent to all delegates in advance of training. If your company has made a booking on your behalf, joining instructions will be sent directly to the booker. These should be forwarded to you. If you do not receive your joining instructions at least 2 days in advance of the course, please contact our admin team.

For any queries please contact the admin team on + 353 21 4335609 or email

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