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STCW Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boats Update Route 2 (FRBU)

The FRBU is vital maritime training for any FRB crew on a Merchant Navy vessel. The STCW Updating Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boats involves a blend of theory and practical experience. With a focus on launching and recovery using single arm davits, search and rescue and casualty recovery at sea as well as post capsize procedures. This FRBU Route 2 course is aimed at seafarers who have an STCW Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boats (FRB) course older than 5 years.

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Description

The STCW Updating Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boats is designed for seafarers who are required to take charge of a fast rescue boat and crew on a Merchant Navy vessel who make up part of the FRB crew. This training is exclusively for delegates that hold an STCW Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boats certificate, within five years of issue.  This STCW course at Stream Marine Training is held at our state-of-the-art facilities based next to Glasgow Airport.

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Prerequisites

  1. Delegates must have completed the STCW Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boats (FRB) course within five years of attainment; OR 
  2. Have an STCW Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boats (FRB) course older than 5 years and be able to prove having taken part in drills and onboard training as an officer or rating in the last 5 years.

Certification

Successful candidates will be awarded with an MCA approved STCW certificate in Updating Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boat, after a short exam.  

Revalidation

5 years.

Special Requirements

  • Swimwear and Towel
  • Please note the capsize and re-boarding exercise is a pass/fail part of the course. If you cannot board a FRB from the water unaided, we will not be able to allow you to progress further on the course.

Learning Objectives

  • Fast rescue boat handling 

  • Manoeuvring at speed and capsize recovery 

  • Familiarisation of launch davits 

  • Search and rescue techniques 

  • FRB maintenance and contingency repairs 

  • Pre-use checks of FRB and PPE

  • Briefing crew for recovery duties

  • Carry out post capsize procedures, including righting of FRB whilst swimming in appropriate equipment and then re-boarding FRB

Who is this course for?

Persons designated for manning fast rescue boats.

Dates

1 day, 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Paisley

  • PD points: 1
Session information

Sessions

Theory Development
08:00 - 10:00
2 hours
Paisley
    Practical Experience
    10:00 - 12:00
    2 hours
    Paisley
      Practical Experience
      12:00 - 17:00
      5 hours
      Greenock
        • £275.00 excl. VAT
        Register3 places remaining

        1 day, 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

        Paisley

        • PD points: 1
        Session information

        Sessions

        Theory Development
        08:00 - 10:00
        2 hours
        Paisley
          Practical Experience
          10:00 - 12:00
          2 hours
          Paisley
            Practical Experience
            12:00 - 17:00
            5 hours
            Greenock
              • £275.00 excl. VAT
              Register3 places remaining

              1 day, 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

              Paisley

              • PD points: 1
              Session information

              Sessions

              Theory Development
              08:00 - 10:00
              2 hours
              Paisley
                Practical Experience
                10:00 - 12:00
                2 hours
                Paisley
                  Practical Experience
                  12:00 - 17:00
                  5 hours
                  Greenock
                    • £275.00 excl. VAT
                    Register3 places remaining
                    Sold out

                    1 day, 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

                    Paisley

                    • PD points: 1
                    Session information

                    Sessions

                    Theory Development
                    08:00 - 10:00
                    2 hours
                    Paisley
                      Practical Experience
                      10:00 - 12:00
                      2 hours
                      Paisley
                        Practical Experience
                        12:00 - 17:00
                        5 hours
                        Greenock
                          • £275.00 excl. VAT
                          Event is fullJoin waiting list

                            1 day, 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

                            Paisley

                            • PD points: 1
                            Session information

                            Sessions

                            Theory Development
                            08:00 - 10:00
                            2 hours
                            Paisley
                              Practical Experience
                              10:00 - 12:00
                              2 hours
                              Paisley
                                Practical Experience
                                12:00 - 17:00
                                5 hours
                                Greenock
                                  • £275.00 excl. VAT
                                  Register1 place remaining

                                  1 day, 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

                                  Paisley

                                  • PD points: 1
                                  Session information

                                  Sessions

                                  Theory Development
                                  08:00 - 10:00
                                  2 hours
                                  Paisley
                                    Practical Experience
                                    10:00 - 12:00
                                    2 hours
                                    Paisley
                                      Practical Experience
                                      12:00 - 17:00
                                      5 hours
                                      Greenock
                                        • £275.00 excl. VAT
                                        Register4 places remaining

                                        1 day, 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

                                        Paisley

                                        • PD points: 1
                                        Session information

                                        Sessions

                                        Theory Development
                                        08:00 - 10:00
                                        2 hours
                                        Paisley
                                          Practical Experience
                                          10:00 - 12:00
                                          2 hours
                                          Paisley
                                            Practical Experience
                                            12:00 - 17:00
                                            5 hours
                                            Greenock
                                              • £275.00 excl. VAT
                                              Register4 places remaining

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