Course Description

The aim of this course is to provide basic safety training to seafarers to meet the mandatory requirements of Regulation VI/1 of the STCW Convention and covers the competence requirements as given in the table under section A- VI/1-4 of the STCW Code of the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watch keeping for Seafarers, as amended. Seafarers receive safety familiarisation and instructions on personal safety, safe working practices and procedures to adopt to make their transition from a shore to a sea career as smooth as possible and provide some understanding of a seafarer's working environment and the hazards they may encounter, before they actually step on board a ship. This course is part of the "Basic STCW Safety Training" course which comprises of four modules, given under STCW A-VI/1.

Duration: 4 Days
Batch DatesLocation / ModeTimingFeesBook Now
22 Jul 2024 - 25 Jul 2024KILPAUK, CHENNAI - Physical class only7.00 to 13.455900Rs
05 Aug 2024 - 08 Aug 2024KILPAUK, CHENNAI - Physical class only7.00 to 13.455900Rs
19 Aug 2024 - 22 Aug 2024KILPAUK, CHENNAI - Physical class only7.00 to 13.455900Rs
02 Sep 2024 - 05 Sep 2024KILPAUK, CHENNAI - Physical class only7.00 to 13.455900Rs
16 Sep 2024 - 19 Sep 2024KILPAUK, CHENNAI - Physical class only7.00 to 13.455900Rs


  • This course is for existing seafarers holding INDIAN Continuous Discharge certificate (CDC) to undergo individual basic safety training course.
  • For Freshers, those who are obtaining these certificates for the first time will have to obtain combined certificate for all four basic STCW courses(BST Course).
  • Non-Indian Participants need to hold a Student Visa to India to undergo the course.
  • INDOS Number is Mandatory

Documents Required

  • Indian CDC (Mandatory)

As per DGS Order 20 of 2020, Successful Completion of E-Learning Modules through the DGS website is mandatory to get Digital Certificate for all DG approved Courses. However, Elearning can be completed prior or after the Virtual Classes.

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Certificate Validity: UNLIMITED (As per DGS Order 40 of 2020)

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.

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