Basic training includes 5 modules: Basic Firefighting & Fire Prevention, Elementary First Aid, Personal Survival Techniques Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities, Proficiency in Security Awareness

Entry standard: The course is open to all seafarers and prospective seafarers and should be completed prior to employment on a sea-going ship. All trainees must be certified by a doctor to be in good health.

Duration: 5 Days – Monday to Friday, 0900hrs – 1700hrs daily.

Dress sport clots and bring swimming suit /a towel.

Certification: Upon successful completion of the Basic Safety Training course, candidates will receive STCW 2010 approved certificates issues by The Slovenian Maritime Administration, valid for 5 years in the following:


Personal Survival Techniques (STCW A-VI/1-1)

The course content includes:

  • - Main types of maritime emergencies
  • - Types of life-saving appliances
  • - Survival craft
  • - Equipment in survival craft
  • - Location of personal life-saving appliances
  • - Principles of survival during a maritime emergency

Practical session covers:

  • - How to don a life jacket
  • - How to safely jump from a height into water
  • - How to right an inverted raft whilst wearing a life jacket
  • - How to swim whilst wearing a lifejacket
  • - How to board a survival craft from the water whilst wearing a life jacket
  • - What initial actions you need to take when boarding survival craft
  • - How to operate survival craft equipment
  • - Operate location devices including radio equipment


Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting (STCW A-VI/1-2)

Course covers the requirements of the 2010 STCW Convention Chapter VI, Section AV1/1, paragraph 2 and Table A-VI/1-2. On meeting the minimum standard of competence in fire prevention and firefighting, a trainee will be competent to take appropriate measures for the safety of personnel and of the ship and to use fire appliances correctly. The trainee will also have a knowledge of fire prevention.


Elementary First Aid (STCW A-VI/1-3)

Training covers the requirements of the 2010 STCW Convention Chapter VI, Section VI/1 & Table A-VI/1-3. On meeting the minimum standard of competence in elementary first aid, a trainee will be competent to take immediate action upon encountering an accident or medical emergency until the arrival of a person with medical first aid skills of the person in charge of medical care on board.

Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities (STCW A-VI/1-4) - PSSR

This syllabus covers the requirements of the 2010 STCW Convention Chapter VI, Section A-VI/1, Table A-VI/1-4.

Course covers topic as follows:

- Comply with emergency procedures

- Take precautions to prevent pollution of the marine environment

- Observe safe working practices

- Contribute to effective communications on board ship

- Contribute to effective human relationships on board ship

- Understand and take necessary action to control fatigue


Proficiency in Security Awareness (STCW A-VI/6-1) - SA

Course requirements set out in the following STCW table, which support Chapter XI-2 of the annex to the International Convention for the Safety of Life at sea (SOLAS) 1974, as amended and the International Ship and Port Facilities security (ISPS) Code.


Contribute to the enhancement of maritime security through heightened awareness, recognize security threats, understand the need for, the methods of maintaining security awareness and vigilance.


Course name

Per person  with First aid certificate (Red cross)

Per person without First aid certificate

( Red Cross)

Basic Training







course SA (DSD)

40 (80 € DSD)

40 (80 € DSD)

exam SA, DSD




475 (515)

              495 (535)





Refreshment Courses

As laid out in section A-VI/1 of the STCW 2010 Manila Amendments all seafarers are required to provide evidence of having maintained the required standard of competence every five years.


  • Basic safety training ( including PST and FPFF training)
  • Duration: One day, 100€