Basic Sea Survival


Class details

Formerly – Personal Survival Techniques
Confident Captain/Ocean Pros offers a 12-Hour Basic Sea Survival module that is instructed in compliance with STCW ’10 Code A – VI/1-2. It consists of a full day in the classroom covering subjects such as emergency situations, evacuation, survival craft and rescue boats, personal lifesaving appliances, survival at sea, emergency radio equipment and helicopter assistance. The remainder of the module is spent in a swimming pool performing a life raft inflation and inversion and the simulation of other abandon ship procedures. Both the theory and practical are followed by an exam.


All candidates must be 18 years old, have a firm understanding of the English language, be in reasonable physical health, and must be able to swim and tread water.

Price: $495

Course Duration: 12 Hours

Schedule: 1pm-5pm, 8:30 - 1pm *

Sometimes this class can run late depending on the pool logistics.

Location: 344 Aquidneck Avenue / Middletown, RI 02842

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