There were significant changes made to the STCW code by the IMO (International Maritime Organisation) during the 2010 Manila conference.It was agreed by all signatories of the convention that by the deadline of 1st January 2017 Updating training will be implemented.All marine personnel with basic safety training certificates gained more than 5 years before the deadline of 2017 must update their competence before January 2017 in: Fleetwood Offshore Survival Centre is approved by the Maritime and Coast guard Agency MCA to deliver STCW Updating training.
A purpose built river launching facility with a fleet of five ‘Single and Twin Fall’ Totally Enclosed Motor Propelled Survival Craft (TEMPSC), four Fast Rescue Craft (FRCs) with a mix of Jet and Outboard Drives and three support craft of varying sizes.
Inland saltwater lake equipped with launching facility for open and totally enclosed lifeboats and a new single arm davit for Fast rescue boat launch & Recovery expected July 2015 A unique environmental training facility featuring an 18mx12mx4m tank with a wave machine capable of producing a metre swell wave of various patterns.
Darkness and rainfall can also be created to provide extreme abandonment conditions.
We have a variety of rooms available with the best rate range in the Colonies: $85 to $130; based on double occupancy; this includes our full country breakfast.
All of our rooms are non-smoking and each has its own air conditioner to enable you to adjust for your comfort.