Proficiency in Survival Craft (Lifeboatman)(PSC) – San Diego, CA

Mariners successfully completing TRLMI’s Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boat/Lifeboatman course will satisfy: the Lifeboatman training, practical demonstration and written examination requirements of 46 CFR 12.407(b)(3) for endorsements for Lifeboatman; AND the Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats Other Than Fast Rescue Boats (PSC) training and standards of competence requirements of 46 CFR 12.613(b)(3); Section A-VI/2-1 and Table A-VI/2-1 of the STCW code and has met the desired standard of competence from the National Assessments Guidelines from NVIC 04-14.

Upon completion of this course a student will be able to take charge of the preparation, embarkation, launching, and recovery of survival craft and be able to manage a boat under oars, or motor and take charge of an inflatable life raft. The presentation will include but not be limited to:

  • Survival Methods
  • Inflatable Liferafts
  • Lifeboats
  • Survival Equipment
  • Launching and Recovery of Life Boats
  • Shipboard Davit Systems

TO RECEIVE THE ENDORSEMENT ON YOUR MMC FOR COMPLETION OF THIS COURSE, THE CERTIFICATE(S) MUST BE PRESENTED TO THE USCG WITHIN ONE YEAR OF THE COURSE COMPLETION DATE.

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