STCW Refresher Proficiency in Survival Craft

Who should attend

All seafarers wishing to renew their existing PISC certificate of proficiency.

Course highlights

Refresher of practical application of operation of survival craft and rescue boats other than fast rescue boats.

This course meets the requirements of STCW Section A-VI/2.5.

Key facts

Start Date(s)

Thursday 24 November 2022

Tuesday 29 November 2022

Friday 10 February 2023

Friday 3 March 2023

Friday 17 March 2023

Tuesday 4 April 2023

Thursday 20 April 2023

Friday 12 May 2023

Friday 2 June 2023

Friday 23 June 2023

Friday 28 July 2023

Friday 11 August 2023

Friday 25 August 2023

Friday 15 September 2023

Friday 29 September 2023

Friday 13 October 2023

Friday 27 October 2023

Friday 1 December 2023

Duration Half a day
Time 9am - midday (approx.)
Study location(s) New Zealand Maritime School
Study method In-class
Domestic fees $320 (approx.)
International fees (NZD) NZD$320 (approx.)
Course code 941.420
Offered by School of NZ Maritime

Entry requirements


  • Valid certification in Personal Survival Techniques.

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 7 February 2023. 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 2023 are based on the 2022 fee structure and subject to funding confirmation for 2023. 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.