STCW Refresher Personal Survival Techniques

Who should attend

Seafarers holding an existing STCW-Personal Survival Techniques (PST) certificate of proficiency are required to complete this refresher course every five years to maintain proficiency under the STCW 2010 Manila Amendments.

Course highlights

Refresher of practical application of personal survival techniques, applying safe and sustainable work practices and contribute to effective communication and emergency response on board a vessel.

This course meets the requirements of STCW Section A-VI/1.3.

Key facts

Start Date(s)

Tuesday 27 February 2024

Tuesday 12 March 2024

Tuesday 30 April 2024

Tuesday 28 May 2024

Tuesday 18 June 2024

Tuesday 9 July 2024

Tuesday 20 August 2024

Tuesday 24 September 2024

Tuesday 8 October 2024

Tuesday 19 November 2024

Tuesday 26 November 2024

Duration Half day
Time 10:30am (meet 10:15am at the pool)
Study location(s) Northern Arena Swimming pool, 8 Polarity Rise, Silverdale, Auckland 0932
Study method In-class
Domestic fees $340 (approx.)
International fees (NZD) NZD$340 (approx.)
Course code 941.218
Offered by School of NZ Maritime

Entry requirements

Please supply the following prior to attendance:

  • Enrolment Form or Re-enrolment form
  • Attested Passport/Birth Certificate copy
  • Swim Form
  • Medical Certificate.

For more information, phone 0800 62 62 52 or enquire below.

Information is correct as at 19 January 2024. The fee quoted is an indicative short course fee. You will be advised of the current fees at the time of enrolment. Short courses stated as eligible for free study in 2024 are based on the 2023 fee structure and subject to funding confirmation for 2024. International Students holding an appropriate visa may enrol on this course. All short course fees are in New Zealand Dollars and inclusive of GST. Manukau Institute of Technology reserves the right to cancel or postpone a course with insufficient enrolments or for any other reason where cancellation is necessary before the course is planned to start. Manukau Institute of Technology is part of Te Pūkenga – New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology. Te Pukenga is accredited under the provisions of the Education and Training Act 2020.