Certificate of Proficiency (CoP) as Rating Revalidation

For Ratings without qualifying sea time

Course also known as:Ratings revalidation

Certificate of Proficiency (CoP) Rating Revalidation is designed for holders of an AMSA Certificate of Proficiency as Rating (Able Seafarer - Deck, Able Seafarer - Engine and Integrated Rating) who do not hold the qualifying sea service and therefore need to undertake 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 in order to demonstrate continued competence.

Who should participate?

Able Seafarer - Deck, Able Seafarer - Engine and Integrated Rating who hold a Certificate of Proficiency and who do not have 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.

Course Entry Prerequisite

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

  • Certificate of Proficiency (CoP) Rating

Courses

This course comprises the following two courses, which are completed separately. Select each one to view dates and book.

Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting

Certificate of Proficiency in Survival Craft (CPSC)

Certification

The following certificate will be issued by AMC to participants who successfully complete the course:

  • Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting (AMSA approved), meeting the requirements of STCW Reg VI/1 and Code Section A-V1/1, Table A-VI/1-2
  • 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 in order to successfully complete the course and qualify for the issue of the course certificates.

Australian residents who successfully complete this course will also receive a Statements of Attainment for MARF007 Operate survival craft and other lifesaving appliances, MARF008 Prevent and fight fires on board a vessel and MARF009 Survive at sea in the event of vessel abandonment. MARF007, MARF008, MARF009 are nationally recognised units of competency under the Australian Maritime College (RTO ID 60131).

AMSA Information

AMSA approved.


  • Duration: 8 days
  • AMSA Approved Course

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