An STCW Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boats training course gives delegates knowledge in all aspects of rescue, handling, manoeuvring ,and driving a fast rescue boat (FRB) in various conditions and situations. The course also covers righting an FRB after capsizing.
In order to complete an STCW Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boats training course, delegates must hold a Certificate of Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats (other than FRB) (STCW Regulation VI/2, paragraph 1), or a UK-approved Lifeboatman certificate, or other national equivalent.
Please book a course through the website of AIS Survivex ("More information").
Delegates completing an STCW Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boats training course will have knowledge of;
- Capsize reversal procedure
- Casualty recovery
- Emergency response
- FRB operation
- Launch and recovery
- Search and rescue
- Towing survival craft, helicopter operations, and self-rescue
- Use of onboard equipment