The SAMSA Code syllabus includes the requirement that all learners must be able to practically demonstrate that they can remain afloat without a life jacket.
Candidates are required to bring with them an ID document, valid medical certificate, a swimming costume and towel for the practical module in a swimming pool (on day 2).
All candidates must be conversant and literate in English.
A minimum of 8 and a maximum of 16 candidates are required and the fee includes notes.
Refreshments and lunch are provided whilst on course.
Please notify us if there are any personal catering allergies or religious restrictions, in order for us to make the necessary arrangements.
Grindrod Shipping Training Academy may supply PPE, goggles, hardhats and gloves, to be returned and used by subsequent classes.
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