Seafarers who have six months or more sea service prior to 1 August 1998 and were exempt from basic safety courses;
Seafarers who have a certificate of proficiency in personal survival techniques and who have maintained the required standard of competence by onboard training and experience for all competences listed in the self declaration form. NB – certificates of proficiency issued under the authority of other administrations will be acceptable.
Certificate validity: 5 years as per the STCW 2010 Manilla Amanedments
Certification: Certificate of Updated Proficiency in Personal Survival Techniques