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Frequently Asked Questions

Here we are going to answer all your burnings FAQ’s about the STCW course

I’m going to go work on a Superyacht, which STCW do I need?

You will need to complete the 9 Day STCW 95 (2010 manila compliant) course

I’m going to go work in the Offshore Industry (Oil Rigs, Ships etc), which STCW 95 course do I need??

You will need to complete the 10 Day STCW 95 course which includes Medical First Aid

Is your STCW 95 course internationally recognized?

Yes, it is recognized by the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) and SAMSA (South African Maritime Safety Authority)

What is cost of the full STCW 95 course?

R 6 699 (Superyachts & Cruise Ships) OR R 7 606 (Offshore Industry)

I have a valid First Aid At Sea or PSSR PSST certificate, can I just complete the Firefighting?

Yes, if you already have a valid certificate/s which fall/s within the STCW 95 table, you need only complete the additional module/s which form the full STCW 95 qualification

What do I need to bring along with me?

ID/Passport and a pen & paper

What clothing am I required to bring along?

First Aid At Sea: Normal clothes
Marine Firefighting and Fire Prevention: You will be supplied with overalls and boots, however, it is advisable to bring a change of clothes & socks as you might get wet and smoky. Personal Safety and Social Responsibility & Personal Survival Techniques: Costume/boardshorts & towel

Call 27 (0) 81 502 9791

Or email us at training@stcw.co.za