PSC – Proficiency In Survival Craft – Refresher

Upcoming Classes


Course Details

Course Overview

The purpose of this course is to provide training for mariners to launch and take charge of a survival craft or a rescue boat in emergency situations.

Subjects covered in this course:

  • Safety
  • Emergency Situations
  • Survival
  • Helicopter Rescue
  • Survival Craft & Rescue Boats
  • Launching Arrangements
  • Lifeboat Engine & Accessories
  • Evacuation
  • Signaling Equipment & Pyrotechnics
  • Actions to Be Taken When Aboard a Survival Craft
  • Drills in Launching & Recovering Boats
  • Launching & Handling Survival Craft in Rough Weather
  • Radio Equipment
  • Drills in Launching Liferafts
Course Requirements
  • 180 Days of Sea Service
  • Physical
  • Drug Screen
  • TWIC Card
Course Schedule

This is a 2-Day (16 hour) Refresher course. Please check the online schedule for dates and locations that best suit your needs.

Office Locations

This course is taught at several different campuses including:

  • Bayou La Batre, AL
  • Ft. Lauderdale, FL
  • Jacksonville, FL
  • St. Petersburg, FL
  • Charleston, SC