Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities (STCW) Certificate

What is special about this course?

This course is a pre requisite for entry to the Merchant Navy. A certificate is issued by the college on the successful completion of the course on behalf of the Maritime Coastal Agency. Certificate issued on behalf of Maritime Coastal Agency

Entry requirements

  • No formal entry requirements

The course will cover -

  • Complying with emergency procedures.
  • Observing safe working practices.
  • Understanding orders and being understood in relation to shipboard duties.
  • Taking precaution to prevent pollution of the marine environment.
  • Contribute to effective human relationships

How will I study my course?

    Face to face

    How long will my course last?

    Short course -1 day, 09.00 - 17.00

    Where can I study my course?

      • UHI Outer Hebrides (Stornoway Campus)

    Start date

    The next available start dates are:

    28th January 2022

    25th March 2022

    27th May 2022

    Please contact Admissions at UHI Outer Hebrides for more information.



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    Apply for Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities (STCW) Certificate

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    01851 770 000

    We are delighted that you are thinking about studying at UHI Outer Hebrides. UHI Outer Hebrides operates a fair and open admissions system committed to equality of opportunity and non-discrimination. We consider all applications on merit and on the basis of ability to achieve, without discrimination on grounds of age, disability, gender identity, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity status, race, religion and/or belief, sex, sexual orientation or socio-economic background. We welcome applications from all prospective students and aim to provide appropriate and efficient services to students with disabilities.