Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities, PSSR

2020 Dates:
Please contact us for course dates.


Price: $100

Participants: Maximum 6

This course covers shipboard management responsibilities, emergencies, safe working practices, fatigue management, health and hygiene, drugs and alcohol, marine environmental issues, and communication and teamwork.  There is a written exam to check for theory and understanding of course material.

USCG Approval:

Applicants who successfully complete our PSSR course will satisfy the Personal Safety & Social Responsibilities training competency requirements of Section A- VI/1 and Table A- VI/1 of the STCW Code, as amended in 2010, and 46 CFR 11.302(a)(4) and 12.602(a)(4).


*Merchant Mariner license holders must contact the US Coast Guard directly for particulars concerning their licenses upgrade or re-certification questions: Call the National Maritime Center at 1-888-427-5662 or visit online at Merchant Mariner Licensing and Documentation.