Certificate of Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats (CPSC)

Course also known as:PSC, CPSC, PSCRB

Certificate of Proficiency in Survival Craft (CPSC) is designed to provide participants with the skills and knowledge required to perform survival craft operations as required during shipboard emergency response situations.

Course Entry Prerequisite

Please note the following prerequisite is for entry onto the course and evidence must be provided upon enrolment:

  • At minimum an STCW issued Certificate of Safety Training

Note: To be eligible for the issue of an AMSA approved certificate, participants must supply evidence of 6 months sea service on company letterhead. If you do not hold the required sea service, you will be issued with an AMC Statement.

Certification

The following certificate will be issued by AMC to participants who successfully complete* the course and provide evidence of sea service:

  • Certificate of Proficiency in Survival Craft other than Fast Rescue Boats (AMSA approved), meeting the requirements of STCW Reg VI/2 and Code Section A-VI/2, Table A-VI/2-1

*100% attendance, full participation and completion of all practical exercises is required.

Australian residents who successfully complete this course will also receive a Statements of Attainment for MARF007 Operate survival craft and other lifesaving appliances and MARF009 Survive at sea in the event of vessel abandonment. MARF007 and MARF009 are nationally recognised units of competency under the Australian Maritime College (RTO ID 60131).

AMSA Information

The information below is provided to you as a guide only. It is recommended you check with AMSA regarding the current requirements.

AMSA eligibility requirements:

  1. Be at least 18 years of age; and
  2. Have completed at least 6 months documented qualifying seagoing service on vessels carrying survival equipment suitable for use on SOLAS vessels.

  • Duration: 5 days
  • AMSA Approved Course
  • Course Options: (GST exempt)
    January 20-24, 2020 | Launceston, TAS | $2,260
    March 16-20, 2020 | Launceston, TAS | $2,260
    July 13-17, 2020 | Launceston, TAS | $2,260
    September 14-18, 2020 | Launceston, TAS | $2,260
    October 12-16, 2020 | Launceston, TAS | $2,260
  • Course available on demand

    This course is available on demand, delivered at various locations. To express interest, please contact us.

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