Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities

Course also known as:PSSR

This course is one of the components required to obtain an AMSA issued Certificate of Safety Training, which is the mandatory minimum requirement in order to serve on board vessels in international waters.

Who should participate?

Anyone wishing to serve on board vessels in international waters by obtaining an AMSA-issued Certificate of Safety Training.


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

  • Basic Safety Training (AMSA approved), meeting the requirements of:
    • Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities (STCW Reg VI/1 and Code Section A-VI/1, Table A-VI/1-4)

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

Australian residents who successfully complete this course will also receive a MARF006 Observe personal safety and social responsibility. MARF006 is a nationally recognised unit of competency under the Australian Maritime College (RTO ID 60131).

AMSA Information

AMSA approved, in accordance with Marine Order 70 (Seafarer Certification) 2014.

  • Duration: 2 days
  • AMSA Approved Course
  • Course Options: (GST exempt)
    February 11-12, 2020 | Launceston, TAS | $740
    June 22-23, 2020 | Launceston, TAS | $740
    October 19-20, 2020 | Launceston, TAS | $740
  • Course available on demand

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

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