Personal Survival Techniques provides the necessary knowledge and training of personal survival so that a student will be able to react in a correct manner during emergency situations, take measures appropriate to his own survival and to the survival of others, and use survival equipment correctly. He will also acquire knowledge which in some instances will enable him to identify and correct defects and thereby prevent emergencies.
• Emergency Procedures Aboard Ship
• Abandoning Ship
• Use of Survival Suits
• Other Survival Gear and Exercises
• Physical Fitness for Pool Exercises
• Ability to Swim
• Basic Safety Training
***Students are asked to bring a bathing suit and towel. ***
Click HERE for directions to the Gleason Family YMCA for the practical portion of the training.
Any applicant who has successfully completed your Personal Survival Techniques (NOREMI-363) course will satisfy the Personal Survival Techniques competencies of Section A-VI/1 and Table VI/1-1 of the STCW Code, as amended and 46 CFR 11.202(b)(1).
***NMI does not provide formal advice regarding USCG license eligibility and cannot guarantee an individual’s eligibility for any specific license or credential. NMI accepts no responsibility or liability for the accuracy or validity of general information provided. Information is provided purely as a courtesy, convenience and without cost. Individuals seeking confirmation of eligibility for any specific USCG license or credential must contact the USCG directly for an evaluation.
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