Marine Emergency Duties Basic Safety (MED STCW BS) (MARI 1083)
This course provides all Seafarers with the basic understanding of the hazards associated with the Marine Environment and their own vessel; the prevention of shipboard incidents, including fire and procedures for abandonment. It provides Seafarers with the knowledge necessary to raise and react to alarms and to deal with emergencies. The course will ensure that all Seafarers are able to provide assistance in fire and abandonment in emergency situations. It will provide Seafarers with the knowledge and skills which will enable them to assist in their own survival and rescue. The course content meets Standards of Training and Certification of Watchkeeping Seafarers, MED with respect to STCW Basic Safety (MED BST). This course also aligns with Transport Publication 5562 of the Transport Canada certification standard for officer cadets.
Condition: Must be 16 years of age and may require a fitness test.
Costs and fees
A College Services Fee and Student Association Fee will apply for part-time students registered in credit courses. In some instances, offerings of the same course across multiple terms may have a differing cost. For more information, please visit Costs & Fees.
Strait Area Campus (Nautical Institute)
Class # 2590
Aug 22 - 27, 2022
- Strait Area Campus
This course is delivered on-campus or at a learning site.
- Monday - Saturday | 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM