Overview top

Half day course

Please call the Marine Booking Centre for other available dates on 0191 427 3772

Course content:

You will study:

  • Emergency procedures
  • Pollution prevention
  • Safe working practices
  • Shipboard duties & responsibilities
  • Human relationships

Qualifications achieved:

STCW 95 Basic Training - Personal Safety & Social Responsibilities

Entry Requirements top

No prior training required.

Assessment top

Multiple choice questionnaire.

Professional Opportunities top

Required under STCW’95 for all new entrants to the Merchant Navy as part of the mandatory Basic Familiarisation Training.

Further Information top

Please contact the Marine Booking Centre on tel:0191 427 3772 or email marine@stc.ac.uk

Please note: If you are not an EU passport holder, you will require a Short Term Study Visa to attend any course at South Tyneside College.  Could you please contact the Marine Booking office on tel: 0191 4273772 or email: marine@stc.ac.uk to book your place and also arrange your Visa letter.  The College accepts no responsibility if you book your place online but have not obtained a Student Visitor Visa resulting in non-attendance.  Refunds will not be given in this instance.


Dates & Fees

Start End 19+ Full Cost
19/10/2018 19/10/2018 £100.00£100.00*
26/10/2018 26/10/2018 £100.00£100.00*
3/12/2018 3/12/2018 £100.00£100.00*
7/12/2018 7/12/2018 £100.00£100.00*
7/1/2019 7/1/2019 £100.00£100.00*
14/1/2019 14/1/2019 £100.00£100.00*
13/12/2018 13/12/2018 £100.00£100.00*
*Fee for non-UK residents
Whilst we make every effort to ensure that all information relating to courses and fees is correct on the website it is always advisable to call our Student Services team to check the current situation with regards to fees and funding.