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OPITO Offshore Lifeboat Coxswain Supplementary Fall Training (Single Fall)

Language

English

Course format On-site
Date 2021-10-22 - 2021-10-22
Cost £445.00 + VAT

The OPITO approved Offshore Lifeboat Coxswain Supplementary Fall Training (Single Fall) course trains existing twin fall Coxswain's in the operation of a single fall lifeboat, without having to complete the full 4-day initial training course.

The training supplements the requirements for existing certified coxswains who are required to be competent in more than one type of fall system.

Prerequisites

In order to complete an OPITO approved Offshore Lifeboat Coxswain Supplementary Fall Training (Single Fall) course, delegates must hold:

  • A valid and in-date offshore survival training certificate (BOSIET or FOET)
  • A valid and in-date OPITO Offshore Lifeboat Coxswain Initial Training certificate or equivalent recognised certification

Application procedure

Please book a course through the website of AIS Survivex ("More information").

Learning outcomes

Delegates completing an OPITO approved Offshore Lifeboat Coxswain Supplementary Fall Training (Single Fall) course will be able to;

  • Check the external and internal integrity of the totally enclosed motor propelled survival craft (TEMPSC)
  • Remove mechanical restraints to enable launch of the TEMPSC
  • Start the engine using both primary and secondary start systems
  • Release the lowering/launching mechanism
  • Secure the hatches and turn on the air and water spray protection system
  • Clear the installation on course for a safe area
  • Pace alongside a vessel for transfer of personnel
  • Tow another vessel
  • Be towed by another vessel

Files/Documents

ISCED Categories

Safety
Maritime security