Course code
Validity certificate
2 years
Course duration
1 day
Course price (excl. VAT)

Intended for

Everyone who is designated to act as a crew member of a Fast Rescue Craft at an offshore mining installation.


Training the delegate in the theory and practice of determining the state of readiness, launching, taking on board a man overboard, and handling of the FRC's in use by the mining companies, and the performance of rescue operations with these FRC's

Course content

  • Basic concepts of good seamanship determine a course and steer by compass, operate the equipment on board the Fast Rescue Craft..
  • Check the state of maintenance and readiness of the Fast Rescue Craft.
  • The execution of all procedures associated with launching, recovery and Man Over Board rescue operations.
  • Take command in all situations that arise concerning the rescue of persons who have fallen overboard.
  • Recovery and transport of a victim from the water.
  • Search pattern with navigational aids e.g. compass, PLB, homing device, GPS equipement.

Course details

Prerequisite training
The course participant must be in the possession of a valid certificate / stamp in PSL of the NOGEPA 2.3A/B
Medical requirement(s)
The course participant must be in the possession of a valid NOGEPA / OGUK / UKOOA / OLF / AWMF approved offshore medical certificate.
Course language
Dutch and English
Maximum No. of participants
Additional information
A certificate of proficiency in Fast Rescue Boats, based on STCW A-VI/2-2, could be accepted provided that the date of issue of the certificate is less than 2 years before enrolling in the refresher course.
Registration costs (excl. VAT)
€ 10,00

Start dates

Paleiskade 70
Den Helder
Available seats: 6
Paleiskade 70
Den Helder
Available seats: 6