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20 Apr 2016 / News

STCW Mandated Training Deadline for Maritime Industry Approaches


Calling all Crewing Agents & Seafarers – STCW Training Requirements for 2017... 

From 1st January 2017, all seafarers are required to demonstrate that they have maintained the competence levels required to safely carry out tasks, duties and responsibilities regarding emergency, occupational safety and survival functions. 

As of this date, all personnel serving onboard a ship must have documentary evidence of either completing the training course or updating existing training within the last 5 years. 


Which Courses Are Affected?

STCW Personal Survival Techniques (PST)
STCW Fire Prevention & Fire Fighting (FP&FF)
STCW Advanced Fire Fighting
STCW Survival Craft & Rescue Boats 
STCW Fast Rescue Boats 


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We've produced a Manila Amendments 'Quick Guide' that we think you might find of use, which you can download here;

Manila Amendments - Quick Guide

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