Upon completing this course the trainee will have the knowledge and skill sufficient enough to take immediate effective action upon encountering an accident, illness or other medical emergency until the arrival of persons in charge of medical care and be able to minimize risk of further harm to self and casually at all times.
FIRE PREVENTION AND FIRE FIGHTING (FPFF)
A trainee successfully completing this course will be able to react in a correct manner in the event of an outbreak of fire, to take appropriate measures for the safety of personnel and of the ship or work place and to use the fire appliances correctly. He will also be able to attest and demonstrate that he has acquired knowledge and skill which, and in some instances, will enable him to identify and correct defects and thus prevent fire from occurring.
PERSONAL SURVIVAL TECHNIQUE (PST)
A trainee successfully completing this course will be able to react in a correct manner during emergency situation, take appropriate measures for his own survival and that of others and use survival equipment correctly. He will also acquire knowledge, which in some instances, will enable him to identify and correct defects and thereby prevent emergencies.
PERSONAL SAFETY AND SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITIES (PSSR)
A trainee successfully completing the course will be able to understand emergency procedures, observe safe working practices, understand orders and be understood in relation to shipboard duties, contribute to effective human relationship on board ship and take precautions to prevent pollution of the marine environment.