The STCW Fast Rescue Boats (FRB)
Our Fast Rescue Boats course is run over 3 days, and covers launch and recovery gear, launch and recover of the fast rescue boat and operation of both the boat and its engine. It is a step on from the STCW Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats (PSCRB) course.
There are six outcomes to the Fast Rescue Boats training:
1: The learner understands the construction and outfitting of fast rescue boat and associated equipment.
2: The learner can take charge of the fast rescue boat, launching equipment, release mechanism(s) and associated appliances during launching and recovery.
3: The learner knows the routine maintenance procedures for fast rescue boats and measures for contingency repairs.
4: The learner knows the procedures for use of a fast rescue boat in casualty recovery operations.
5: The learner can take charge of a fast rescue boat to effect search and rescue operations.
6: The learner knows how to prevent and manage capsize situations.
Please contact us if you require any further information about this course or wish to book on behalf of a company:
Telephone: 01454 260130
Normal office hours are (UK time):
Monday – Friday: 08.30 – 17.00
Bespoke courses for 6 or more crew members can be arranges, please contact the office to discuss your requirements.
Please be aware that online bookings will be confirmed with course joining information within one working day of the booking being made. Confirmation of payment will be received by email.
There is a wide range of local accommodation, some of which are within walking distance of the training centre to suit everyone’s budget. For a list of local accommodation please click here.