Escola Port gives the refreshers for any STCW certificate in accordance with current resolutions of the Spanish Merchant Marine General Directorate.
The refreshers of Basic Safety Training, Survival Craft and Rescue Boat other than Fast Rescuet Boat can be obtained in two ways, according to the boarding periods that can be credited, with a reduced competence course or complete .
The reduced course is aimed at sea professionals who can prove their experience at least 3 months in the last 5 years on board merchants or fishing over 24m boats.
The full course to revalidate these three certificates must be completed compulsory by those who cannot certify on-board experience.
|Certificates||Complete course||Reduced course|
|Basic Safety Training||16 hours||12 hours|
|Survival Craft and Rescue Boat Other Than Fast Rescue Boat||12 hours||4.5 hours|
|Advanced Fire Fighting||8 hours||4.5 hours|
Certificates Crowd management on passenger ships, GDMSS Restricted Operator (ROC), GDMSS General Operator (GOC) and Port Skipper must be revalidated through training and reduced practices with their respective competence upgrade courses .
|Degree / Certificate||Duration|
|GMDSS Restricted Operator Certificate (ROC).||8h|
|GMDSS General Operator Certificate (GOC)||16h|
|Medical First Aid||8h|
|Crowd Management on Passenger Ships||8h|
Certificates of in Maritime Awareness and Deck Rating do not expire.