STCW Refresher (Fire & PST)- DUE TO THE EPIDEMY OF COVID-19, all our courses in March are suspended. We apologise for the unconvenience. Keep safe and see you soon.

What you need to know:

  • Place: Liverpool, Antibes
  • Pre-requisites: You are required to be over 18 years of age and in possession of existing STCW Basic Training certificates.
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Price: 580 euros


  • Personal Survival Techniques
  • Fire Prevention & Fire Fighting

About the course

STCW Basic Refresher Training is a two day long course comprised of two modules. It is required for commercial maritime seafarers who already hold the STCW Basic Safety Training certificates and require the updated STCW certification in accordance with the STCW 2010 Manila Amendments.

The two day STCW Basic Refresher Training package provides the practical skills and knowledge to be certificated for the STCW Personal Survival Techniques & STCW Fire Prevention & Fire Fighting Refresher modules of training.

  • Personal Survival Techniques
  • Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting

What you will learn

The STCW Basic Refresher training takes place over two days and is delivered through a combination of theory and hands-on exercises with focus on the practical elements of training.

Personal Survival Techniques includes principals of survival at sea, use of lifejackets and life-rafts, life-raft management and search and rescue training.  The course includes a practical session in the pool, whereby each student will be provided with their own immersion suit to wear.

Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting includes learning the risks of fire and fire prevention, responding to emergencies, the use of fire-fighting equipment and fire extinguishing techniques. The course includes practical sessions at our fire ground. Students will be provided with all the necessary Equipment and lunch on the day. Our fire-ground facilities are conveniently located in the town of Contes, just north of Nice.


You are required to be over 18 years of age and in possession of  existing STCW Basic Training certificates.

This course is governed under new regulations STCW78 as amended.

Upcoming course dates 2020


21-22 January

04-05 February

03-04 March

07-08 April 

20-24 April

05-06 May

19-20 May

09-10 June

23-24 June


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Each session has limited spaces so please reserve your place now to avoid disappointment.

To view available dates for all courses, visit our comprehensive training calendar

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We can train crew and charter guests onboard your vessel with a minimum of 2 candidates Contact us