STCW Basic Refresher Courses
When the certificate of your STCW Basic Course is expiring, you need to do an STCW Basic Refresher Courses. The refresher courses are designed to refresh knowledge of the delegates and give them an update on new safety and medical developments in the industry. These certificates are required for everyone working in the maritime industry on a vessel or ship. A valid STCW Basic Safety Training certificate is mandatory for all personnel at all times, even if you are not involved with operating the vessel or ship itself.
What is STCW?
STCW (Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping) is a regulatory framework designed by the IMO (International Maritime Organisation) in 1978. With this convention the IMO wants to guarantee high quality training and design global and uniform regulations to ensure safety and health in the maritime industry. They set the standard for training, safety, health and quality in the maritime industry. To be able to ensure these high safety and health standards, high quality training is highly important.
STCW Basic Refresher Courses at FMTC Safety
FMTC Safety is certified by the authorities to offer STCW maritime courses. This means the we meet all the requirements and guidelines that are stated in the STCW conviction.
If you need to refresh more than one STCW certificate it might be an advantage to do an STCW Combination Refresher Course. This way, you will save time and money, as overlap between the combined courses is avoided.
FMTC Safety is fully certified by the authorities to offer several STCW maritime courses. As planning is very tight in the maritime industry, courses at FMTC Safety always continue and there is always place for you.