Basic Training    |   $1,125.00


2024 Dates
We are hoping to add this initial STCW Basic Training course to our schedule in Summer 2024.


Course Description
This U.S. Coast Guard approved course is designed to qualify seafarers for certification as having met each of the four elements of basic safety training in accordance with the International Convention of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping (STCW) for seafarers which include Personal Survival Techniques, Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting, Elementary First Aid, and Personal Safety and Social Responsibility.

Students may also select from one through four of the modules within the framework of the course schedule (please contact the office to arrange this)


USCG Approval

  • Personal Survival Techniques (STCW A-V1-1)
  • Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting (STCW A-V1/1-2)
  • Elementary First Aid (STCW A-V1/1-3)
  • Personal Safety and Social Responsibility (STCW A-V1/1-4)



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.