Able Seaman (AB)

Able SeamanDates

July 15 - July 19, 2019



STCW Requirements

46 CFR 12.05-7


  • 18 years or older

  • Proficient in English

  • Medical fitness

  • Valid merchant mariner credential with proficiency in survival craft/lifeboatman

  • Basic safety course taken within the last five years


This 40-hour course enables attendees to take responsibility for basic shipboard operations. It will address the following:

  • Steer the ship, comply wiht helm orders in English

  • Keep a lookout using vision and hearing

  • Help monitor and control a watch

  • International regulations to prevent collisions

  • Safe working practices, emergency equipment and procedures

  • Navigational elements and nautical terms

  • Good seamanship and survival at sea

  • Pollution control measures



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