STCW Personal Survival Techniques Course

Train like our crew

The STCW PST Course provides you with essential emergency and survival techniques, along with an understanding of the effects of cold-water shock and hypothermia.

Theoretical and practical sessions investigate the causes of distress, providing an awareness of lifesaving equipment, which includes an introduction to the liferaft, its contents and associated lifesaving appliances. How to use key equipment, including the launch and recovery of a liferaft, preparation for survival and personal survival skills are all covered, as well as gaining an insight into search and rescue organisations.

The one day course costs £285.00 inc VAT and includes refreshments, lunch and PPE equipment for the practical pool activity.

To book your place please contact the Events Team on 01202 336141 or email us at


RNLI College
West Quay Road
BH15 1HZ


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