STCW Refresher Courses | Personal Survival Techniques Updating Training

Certificate of Updated Proficiency in Personal Survival Techniques (Refresher)

STCW Reg VI/1 para 1 & sec A-VI/1 para 3 and 4.1

Route One - For those holding an original PST certificate and have a completed self-declaration form

Duration: 0.5 day (there will be refreshment breaks and hot and cold beverages provided)

Fee: £144 (incl.VAT) per delegate

Course Dates: 

31st July 2018
4th September 2018
2nd October 2018
30th October 2018
27th November 2018
18th December 2018


  • Holding an original PST certificate and have a completed self-declaration form
  • A basic level of fitness is required to complete the practical elements of the course. There is no pre-learning required. 
  • If you cannot complete the self declaration form then see Full PST course

Course Overview:

The aim of the course is to give all those seeking updating training certification for Personal Survival Techniques the essential education and training to maintain the required standard of competence in Personal Survival Techniques (PST).

The course will include videos, group discussions, trainer led presentations, interactive exercises using examples of PPE and safety equipment, life raft launch and inflation, life raft use, righting an upturned life raft and safe movement in the water.

Delegates will be assessed throughout the course.

Trainer to delegate ratio of 1:24 for theory elements and 1:8 for practical sessions.

The STCW requirement for refresher training at 5-yearly intervals must be met or sufficient onboard evidence must be provided. 

Upon completion of the course you will be presented with the original certificate.

We can arrange flights from anywhere in the world, local accommodation and even airport transfers for course delegates.

Course Availability

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