STCW Basic Training Revalidation
Course 164

This USCG approved course provides revalidation of basic maritime personal survival and fire prevention/firefighting skills as per the 2010 Amendments to the Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW) Code, as amended.

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Course Description

STCW Basic Training Revalidation Course Length: 1 Day Course Description: Successful completion of this course will satisfy the requirement every five years to provide evidence of having maintained the required standards of competence in Basic Training of Section A-VI/1 and Tables A-VI/1-1 and A-VI/1-2 of the STCW Code, As Amended, PROVIDED that they have been previously issued an STCW certificate and they also can provide evidence of one year of sea service on sea-going (inspected) ships within the last five years. This course is approved by the USCG as satisfying the requirements of the STCW 2010. This course covers the learning and practical objectives for a mariner to demonstrate continued knowledge understanding and proficiency of the minimum competencies for Basic Safety Training as specified in Tables A-VI/1-1 and A-VI/1-2 of the STCW Code, as amended. Personal Survival Techniques: survive at sea in the event of ship abandonment. Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting - minimize the risk of fire and maintain a state of readiness to respond to emergency situations involving fire and; fight and extinguish fires Final Assessment. Knowledge Assessment: None. Practical Assessment: Candidates must be able to successfully perform the practical assessments in accordance with the proficiency assessment criteria for Personal Survival Techniques and Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting. If you are certificated under a different maritime administration than the USCG, please verify with your flag state, licensing country that they will accept a 1 day revalidation course for basic training taken in the united states before undertaking this course.

Please note that if you are certificated by the USCG but do not have the 360 days of qualifying sea service during the previous five years, you will need to register for the three day refresher or the five day original basic training courses instead of this revalidation.

NOTE: If you are taking an STCW Basic Training Renewal/Revalidation for a country other than the United States, please verify with your maritime administration/flag state that they will accept this course. Some countries may require a longer course every five years and certain administrations may not recognize a course taken in the United States.

1 day class in Fort Lauderdale

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Required Materials

Bathing suit (appropriate, no thongs and no cut off shorts) for survival. Long pants (jeans or work pants) and closed toe shoes for fire training. A pencil and paper for note taking and testing. Please note that lunch is neither provided nor will there be time to go and get lunch. Please bring your lunch with you. Class time can run up to 1700-1730 (depending on if there are any re-assessments). Please do NOT schedule flights out before 1800 same day as class.


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Clevestine, Tuesday December 2021
STCW Basic Training Revalidation
MPT is always better every time I attend. Your own improvements are noteworthy and commendable.
Jay, Wednesday December 2021
STCW Basic Training Revalidation
MPT Instructors and Staff Thank you You all do a Great Job in Instruction ,Very Good Positive Experience going through your classes and courses Instructors and Fire Fighters very Clear in their communication ,Extremely competent and professional in their teaching I hope you keep it the way you do things as l like it to be simple and not too complicated to understand and when difficult the instructors take that extra time to make you really understand and get it . Thank you all again .
Stephen, Sunday July 2021
STCW Basic Training Revalidation
Great courses and instructors always a good time to go to school! Thank you guys sea you soon. Jason Brenner
Jason, Wednesday June 2021
STCW Basic Training Revalidation
I was very satisfied with my experience at the school Bill
William, Friday June 2021
STCW Basic Training Revalidation
The facility and Staff was Excellent don't see a need for improvement
Lenford, Friday June 2021
STCW Basic Training Revalidation
Great review of material we are all supposed to know. Russ, Mark, and Mike were fantastic. Great class thanks guys.
Mickey, Wednesday April 2021
STCW Basic Training Revalidation
Very happy with everything.
John Martin, Wednesday February 2021
STCW Basic Training Revalidation
I am very impressed by the high level of competence of the instructors. The interaction with professionals in their fields reinforces the skills being taught and Revalidations being checked. I will return again!
John, Friday March 2020
STCW Basic Training Revalidation
Very friendly personnel, both in the office and the class teachers. Happy with the course. Will definitely be back.
David, Wednesday February 2020
STCW Basic Training Revalidation
Keep up the great work!!!
James, Wednesday December 2019
STCW Basic Training Revalidation
Very well ran, I enjoyed the day see you in 5 years!
Joseph, Wednesday June 2019
STCW Basic Training Revalidation
The staff are awesome! I have been to the school before this trip and I will be back.
Anthony, Wednesday April 2019
STCW Basic Training Revalidation
Very nice. Best facilities I have ever seen. Thank you!
Matthew, Friday August 2018
STCW Basic Training Revalidation
Great class and a great school
Theodore, Wednesday May 2017
STCW Basic Training Revalidation
Excellent customer support Thank you a lot
Jaroslaw, Friday May 2017
STCW Basic Training Revalidation
I am delighted to do my course at MPT. I am a returning student. Good to be back. Every personal in the chain from office staffs to teaching staffs are amazing and friendly. Our teachers make the studies fun with jokes in between. Not boring. The practical session was great and understandable.They are professional and accommodation. Kerry at student services was helpful. I appreciate your explanation in connection with my validation program. The whole of front office staff are all nice and caring. Nice block being built. Latest of the art classroom. Good job and nicely kept cleaned.
Sylvester, Wednesday March 2017
STCW Basic Training Revalidation