BASIC SAFETY duration 11 days 1st ELEMENT: PERSONAL SURVIVAL. This Syllabus covers the requirements of the 1995 STCW Convention chapter VI Section A-VI/1, Table A-VI/1-1. A trainee Successfully completing this course will be able to react in a correct manner during emergency situations, take measures appropriate to his own survival, the Survival of the others and use survival equipment correctly. He will also acquire knowledge , which in some instances will enable him to identify and corrects defects and thereby prevent emergencies. 2nd ELEMENT: FIREFIGHTHING .This Syllabus covers the requirements of the STCW 1995 Convention chapter VI, Section A-VI/1 Table A-VI/1-2.This course will enable the trainee to react in the correct manner in the event of an outbreak of fire, to take appropriate measures for the safety of personnel and of the ship ,and to use the fire appliances correctly. He will also be able to state and demonstrate that he has acquired Knowledge and skills which in some instances will enable him to identify and correct defects and his prevent fires from occurring. 3rd ELEMENT: ELEMENTARY FIRST AID. This syllabus covers the requirements of the STCW 95 Convention Chapter VI, Section A-VI/1, Table A-VI/1-3. On meeting the minimum standard of competence in elementary first Aid , a trainee will be competent to take immediate action upon encountering an accident or medical emergency until the arrival of a person with more advanced medical first aid skills or the person in charge of medical care on board. 4th ELEMENT : PERSONAL SAFETY & SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITIES. This syllabus covers the requirements of the STCW95 Convention Chapter VI, Section A-VI/1 , Table A-VI/1-4. Due to the vastly different environment on a ship as compare to ashore , this course is designed to prepare new recruits for a life at Sea. Working on a ship can be hazardous occupation for the uninitiated. This course will give new seafarers adjust to the shipboard environment , and are better prepared to cope with any unforeseen circumstances . This course is planned to make their transition from ashore to a sea career smooth and give some knowledge of ship’s working before they actually step food on board a ship. The trainee will be able to Comply with emergency procedures. Take precautions to prevent pollution of the marine environment . Observe safe working Practices. Understanding orders and be understood in relation to shipboard duties. Contribute to effective human relationships on board.