Course Description

This course is required to apply for Indian CDC. This 11-day course consists of FPFF, EFA, PSSR, PST Courses. This course enables individuals to carry out their Safety Duties on Board Ships and to be trained & be ready for Onboard Emergencies including Fire, Abandon Ship, Medical & other Emergencies. It is one of the Mandatory courses for Indian CDC application. This course is designed & delivered as per the latest STCW Convention & as per the D. G. Shipping Guidelines, as applicable. Excellent Infrastructure, Quality Faculty & Training & Best Exit Exam results - all under a single roof at HIMT.

Duration: 11 Days
Batch DatesLocation / ModeTimingFeesBook Now
22 Jul 2024 - 02 Aug 2024KILPAUK, CHENNAI - Physical class only7.00 to 13.4511900Rs
22 Jul 2024 - 02 Aug 2024VIZAG - Physical class only9.00 to 16.4511900Rs
05 Aug 2024 - 17 Aug 2024KILPAUK, CHENNAI - Physical class only7.00 to 13.4511900Rs
12 Aug 2024 - 24 Aug 2024VIZAG - Physical class only9.00 to 16.4511900Rs
19 Aug 2024 - 30 Aug 2024KILPAUK, CHENNAI - Physical class only7.00 to 13.4511900Rs


  • This course is mandatory for all seafarers serving onboard sea-going ships.
  • INDOS Number is Mandatory 
  • All trainees must be certified by a DGS-approved doctor, to be in good health, for the practical session
  • Non-Indian Participants need to hold a Student Visa to India to undergo the course.

Documents Required

  • INDoS
  • Valid Medicals by a D.G.Shipping Approved Doctor
  • We recommend candidates bring their own Boiler suit and Safety Shoes. Used Laundry cleaned Boiler suits sizes S to XXL, in limited numbers, are available for rent @ Rs.99/pc, and used Safety Shoes sizes from 5-11 are available for rent at Rs 99/pair. The payment for the same is to be done online through HIMT Student Portal.

As per DGS Order 20 of 2020, Successful Completion of E-Learning Modules (Course ID- 6111, 6121, 6131, 6141) through the DGS website is mandatory. We advise you to complete the same within 48 hours of the course completion. 

Find the detail guide to DG Shipping 3 Tier System Click here


As per DGS Order 11 of 2022, the exit exam has to be given only in the MTI.
In case the candidate fails in the exit exam, they can give the exit exam on the following working day at the MTI.

Kindly make the travel arrangements accordingly. 

Dress Code : Collarless T.Shirts, Shorts, Sandals, Bathroom slippers are not permitted for Physical Classes

D. G. Shipping mandates a minimum batch strength of 25%. In the event that the number of participants in the course reduces due to withdrawals, causing the batch strength to fall below 25% of the batch capacity, the course would be postponed without any additional charges.

Discounted Packages

Basic STCW Safety Training + STSDSD (BST+STSDSD), Basic STCW Safety Training + STSDSD + PSF (BST+STSDSD +PSF)