All candidates must be over 18 years of age and should be able to tread water/swim. Valid medical certificate required. All candidates must be conversant and literate in English.
Candidates are required to bring old clothes or overalls plus deck shoes (safety boots) for the boat exercises.
Candidates are to bring along their ID/Passport and must bring a valid Personal Survival Techniques (PST) certificate on the 1st day of the course.
Please note: All pregnant learners attending strenuous practical sessions (firefighting and survival courses) must:
- Produce a letter from a doctor stating that they are fit to attend and,
- May not attend if more than 7 months pregnant
Must produce proof of having served at sea in any capacity for a period of not less than 6 months.