This is a short course which is an upgraded level of the Basic Safety course and is intended for those who will be commanding or in the management level on board a vessel. It is mainly for those who will be doing the Class 5 Master course and higher certificates. It has to be renewed with every 5 years.
Has a valid BS1 certificate and valid medical report.
Course Code: MAS
Course Name: Advance Safety
Duration: 0.5 year
Core Units: 3 Units
Total Credit Points: 26
|Unit Code||Unit Name||Pre-requisite||Semester Offered||Credit Points|
|PSC3||Proficiency in Survival Craft||2||10|
|This unit is intended to provide the knowledge and skills for a mariner to be aware of dangers, when to abandon ship using lifesaving appliances and understand the process to ensure quick and safe rescue.|
|FAS3||Advance First Aid at Sea||2||10|
|This unit is designed to provide more in depth knowledge than what is covered in the Basic First Aid Module.|
|FF3||Advance Fire Fighting & Control||2||6|
|This unit is designed to prepare mariners who will either lead firefighting groups or monitor fire situations and give advice on board. Students are given chances as team leaders to be involved in controlled fire situations.|