SQLearn offers flag approved STCW basic training refresher courses for cruise ships with certificates accepted by flags that recognize IMO white list approved training.
STCW Basic Training certificates are required for most roles in order to work onboard cruise ships. The International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW), requires that seafarers should complete STCW Basic Safety Training which includes the following four (4) courses:
Fire prevention and fire fighting
This course aims to provide training for candidates in fire prevention and firefighting, based on the guidelines of STCW 78/95, Section A-VI/1 and IMO Model Course 1.20. This course covers the requirements of STCW 78/95, Section A-VI/1, Par. 2, Table A-VI/2 on meeting the minimum standard of competence in fire prevention and firefighting.
Personal Survival Techniques
The aim of this course is to meet the mandatory minimum standards of competence for seafarers for safety familiarization, basic training and instruction in personal survival techniques in accordance with section A-VI/1, and as set out in table A-VI/1-1 of the STCW Code.
Elementary first aid
This course aims to provide the training for candidates to provide elementary first aid on board ship, in accordance with Section A-VI/1 of the STCW Code. This course covers the requirements of the 1995 STCW code Convention Chapter VI, Section AV/1, Table A-VI/1-3.
Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities
This course aims to meet the mandatory minimum standards of competence in personal safety and social responsibilities in accordance with section A-VI/1 of the STCW Code, Table A-VI/1-4. The course is designed to prepare new recruits for life on a ship at sea where they will experience a vastly different living and working environment compared to that if they were living and working ashore. Working on a ship can be a hazardous occupation for the uninitiated.
The STCW online courses are fully compliant with all requirements of Sections A-VI/1-1,2,3,4 of the STCW Code as amended including STCW 95 and STCW 2010 major revisions. Online and available 24/7.The four (4) STCW Basic training courses for cruise ships are also offered as a STCW BST course bundle.
Depending on your role onboard the cruise ship you might also need the following courses:
- STCW Security Awareness
- STCW DSD
- STCW Crowd Management (coming soon)
- STCW Crisis Management (coming soon)
All STCW courses are online, with instant access upon ordering, available online 24/7, Liberia flag approved and accepted by flags that recognize IMO white list flag approved training.
STCW Basic Safety Training approved by Liberia
The Liberian Registry has approved the STCW Basic Training courses via e-learning by SQLearn, which offer a new experience in the field of maritime training. The Liberian International Ship & Corporate Registry (LISCR), is the administrator of the Liberian Registry with a fleet of over 4,700 vessels and 200 million gross tons, the Liberian Registry is the world’s second largest registry and represents 12% of the world’s ocean-going fleet. Liberia is recognized at the top of every industry “white-list” including the International Maritime Organization and the major Port State Control authorities sach as the Paris and Tokyo MOU regimes.