Certificate of Proficiency (CoP) Rating Continued Competence Refresher is designed for holders of an AMSA Certificate of Proficiency as Rating (Able Seafarer - Deck, Able Seafarer - Engine and Integrated Rating) and meets the mandatory Sea Survival and Fire Fighting continued competency requirements for current Seafarers with qualifying sea service.
Certificate of Proficiency (Ratings) holders with qualifying sea service. Qualifying sea service is at least 12 months in total during the preceding 5 years before application, or 3 months in total during the preceding 6 months prior to revalidating.
If the required sea service is not held, Ratings must complete our Revalidation training, which includes the full STCW short courses in Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting and Certificate of Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats other than Fast Rescue Boats.
Please note the prerequisite is for entry onto the course and evidence must be provided at enrolment point of the following:
The following certificate will be issued by AMC to participants who successfully complete the course:
Sea Survival and Fire Fighting Continued Competence for holders of Certificates of Proficiency of Rating (Able Seafarer - Deck, Able Seafarer - Engine and Integrated Rating) AMSA approved, meeting the requirements of:
100% attendance, full participation and completion of all practical exercises is required in order to successfully complete the course and qualify for the issue of the course Certificate.
AMSA approved, in accordance with Marine Order 73 (Ratings) 2014.