Certificate of Proficiency (CoP) as Rating Continued Competence Refresher

For Ratings with qualifying sea time

Course also known as:Rating refresher, Rating revalidation

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.

WHO SHOULD PARTICIPATE?

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.

Course Entry Prerequisite

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

    • AMSA issued Certificate of Proficiency (CoP) Rating

Certification

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:
    • Personal Survival Techniques -STCW Code Table A-VI/1-1
    • Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting – STCW Code Table A-VI/1-2
    • Certificate of Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats other than Fast Rescue Boats - STCW Code Table A-VI/2-1

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


AMSA Information

AMSA approved, in accordance with Marine Order 73 (Ratings) 2014.


  • Duration: 2 days
  • AMSA Approved Course
  • Course Options: (including GST)
    December 16-17, 2019 | Launceston, TAS | $1,410
    January 21-22, 2020 | Launceston, TAS | $1,440
    February 17-18, 2020 | Launceston, TAS | $1,440
    March 17-18, 2020 | Launceston, TAS | $1,440
    April 29-30, 2020 | Launceston, TAS | $1,440
    May 25-26, 2020 | Launceston, TAS | $1,440
    July 06-07, 2020 | Launceston, TAS | $1,440
    August 10-11, 2020 | Launceston, TAS | $1,440
    September 14-15, 2020 | Launceston, TAS | $1,440
    October 13-14, 2020 | Launceston, TAS | $1,440
    November 09-10, 2020 | Launceston, TAS | $1,440
    December 14-15, 2020 | Launceston, TAS | $1,440

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