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.
Please note the following prerequisite is for entry onto the course and evidence must be provided upon enrolment:
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.
The following certificate will be issued by AMC to participants who successfully complete* the course and provide evidence of sea service:
*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).
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: