Operations in Polar Waters - Personal Health and Safety

Marine Insight 24 minutes

This course gives additional training for operations in polar waters, underpinning the knowledge gained during STCW polar courses.
In this course, deck officers will be given guidance and advice on personal health and safety in polar waters. This course is not meant to be conducted instead of an approved STCW course, but as an additional training course for onboard learning.

Upon completion of this course, the candidate will have an understanding of personal health and safety in polar waters.

Learning Outcomes:
• Identify the hazards and risks of working in polar environments.
• Explain the control measures used to reduce the risks of working in polar environments.


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  2. Price: Certificate issuing cost $29.99.
    Included in business subscription.
  3. Language: English
  4. Length: 24 minutes
  5. Intended for: This course is intended for all officers and crew expecting to conduct operations in polar waters and wanting to refresh knowledge gained on the Polar Code courses.
  6. Reference: Polar Code