Course Info

This course will let the participant operate a fast rescue boat including correct launching while underway. Train boat maneuvering, recovery procedures and preventive maintenance. Practical experience will be gained through realistic emergency scenarios, enabling participants to develop the problem-solving skills required in case of malfunction.


The course is conducted as theoretical and mostly practical training at VIKING Safety Academy. Emphasis will be given on safety aspects and maintenance. Boat handling exercises subject on participant level.


The course will cover the following training; • Boat / davit readiness • Release mechanism • Painter line adjustment • Launching and Recovery • Dead ship operation • Lashing and securing in stowed position • Weekly and Monthly Maintenance • Man Overboard Drill

Target group

The course is designed for Coxswains, Seafarers designated as FRC Operators, Engineers, Davit Operators, Senior Safety Officers and Masters.

Practical Info

Lavrio, Greece

Items to bring

Please bring suitable clothes for the training


All delegates will be asked to complete a medical questionnaire prior to course start


English / Greek


2 days.


STCW Fast Rescue Boat.


VIKING Safety Academy Diploma will be issued on successful completion of the course.



€800.00 ex. VAT

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