Enhanced Safety Training Course

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Programme Overview Programme Overview

Applicants must have completed BIM’s Basic Safety Training Course.

The training consists of three elements:


Programme Information Programme Information

Next Programme Dates

15th November 2021 (1 day) at NFCI Castletownbere, Co Cork

 

Who is this Programme for

This programme is for applicants who have completed BIM’s Basic Safety Training Course and are due a refresher course.

 

Location(s)

National Fisheries College of Ireland (NFCI), Castletownbere, Co. Cork.

National Fisheries College of Ireland (NFCI), Greencastle, Co. Donegal.

This programme can also be delivered throughout Ireland in BIM’s mobile Coastal Training Units (CTU’s).

 

Duration and Timetable

1 day course.

 

Training Methodology

 

Certification

Those who successfully complete the training are issued with a BIM Enhanced Safety Training Card which needs to be renewed every five years.

 

Entry Requirements

Persons must have completed the BIM Basic Safety Training Course.

 

Employment Opportunities

In order to work on-board a fishing vessel all fishing vessel crew members are required to undergo Basic Safety Training.  (Fishing Vessel Basic Safety Training) Regulations, 2001 (S.I. 587 of 2001], and are required to renew it every five years.

 

Assessment

Written and practical examination

 

Fees

€100

 


More information contact

National Fisheries College of Ireland (Cork)

Castletownbere, Co Cork

National Fisheries College of Ireland (Donegal)

Greencastle, Co Donegal

Mobile Coastal Training Units

CTUs