Free Fall Life Boat Course – 8 950 UAH

Course Name:
Free Fall Lifeboat



This course contains practical and theory sections in proportion of 50:50. The Aim of the course is delegates will learn and demonstrate to a prescribed level of competence all aspects of :

  • Preparation of,
  • Launching and retrieval of,
  • Manoeuvring of,

A totally enclosed motor propelled survival craft (TEMPSC).

Course overview:
This program is designed for personnel who are new to the fleet equipped by free fall lifeboat as a mean of evacuation. The course offers all the knowledge and qualification to meet regulations of IMO and companies’ requirements.

Entry Standards:
Seafarers must have completed the four basic courses covering the familiarization and basic safety training and instruction in accordance with Regulation VI/1 of STCW 1995. For admission to the course, they must be also certified by a doctor to be in a good health.

N.B. There are physical aspects of this training. Minimum number of delegates is 4 persons for Free Fall launching.

2 Days. The course is a full 2 days programme and attendance for the whole duration of the course is essential in order to be deemed competent.

The Instructor meets you at 0830 in the Hall of Academy . Two coffee breaks and one lunch break (lunch and refreshments are included in the course fee). Please arrive in good time for your training course and allow an  extra 10 minutes for check-in on the first day. Late arrival will cause inconvenience for others.

KMSTC, (Kherson State Maritime Academy – 20, Ushakova av. Kherson, Ukraine)

Drug and alcohol policy:
Alcohol cannot be consumed on KMSTC premises. If, in the opinion of management, a participant is under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol, then management shall remove that person from KMSTC premises. Notification to the person’s employer may be made if the employer paid for the course.

Some of the courses may involve a degree of physical and mental stress.   Therefore delegates will be required to complete a self declaration of fitness questionnaire either prior to, or on commencement of the course.

Items to Bring:
Form of Valid Government Issued identification, with photograph (passport / driving License / Government Card etc).
Attire – change of clothing, towel, underclothing and socks of non-synthetic materials and long sleeves (second day of the course).

Special Requirements:
Please inform us if you have any special requirements for your training with us here at KMSTC, for example (physical, religious, dietary requirements) we will assist where necessary.
You may do so by contacting KMSTC by email, phone or calling in prior to training, your requests will be treated in confidence.

Participants will demonstrate/explain/identify their level of knowledge, skills and understanding through oral and/or written questioning and practical activities by our qualified facilitators.

Complaints and Appeals:
All trainees who find themselves deemed ”Not Yet Competent” have the right to appeal that decision. All appeals shall be directed, in writing, to the Administrator who will support your appeal process. Where participants believe that they have been treated unfairly, unruly or unjust by any member of staff whilst attending a KMSTC run course, or whilst having contact with KMSTC, they should express their concerns in writing with assistance from the administrator.

Cancellations and refunds:
KMSTC will safeguard fees paid by customers in advance. Customers who have paid in advance for training will be entitled to a full refund in the event of withdrawing five working days prior to training.

Internal Certificate