Elements Shipboard Safety ESS
Commercial Licenses – ESS and General Purpose Hand
Elements Shipboard Safety is part of the MAR Shipboard Safety Skill Set and from the MAR Maritime Training Package.
ECA Maritime College offers you the ability to learn directly from experienced mariners, which means that you will get the most up-to-date marine industry training with the opportunity to get access to a wealth of information usually only learned through years of experience.
We want you to be the best you can be, and have the knowledge and tools to help get you to get the job of your dreams.
People interested in furthering their maritime career.
Online Self-Paced Theory – This could take you up to 1 day to complete.
Practical Day – 1 day
Online Theory – Complete your online ESS theory component and then book on one of our many practical days throughout the year.
The first half of the day is in the practical component, firefighting, flare demonstrations, and onboard a vessel to see all the safety components of a commercially registered vessel. Please make sure you wear a long-sleeved shirt, long trousers, and enclosed shoes.
Second half of the day is in the swimming pool, please ensure you bring a change of clothes as you must be fully clothed for the pool activity.
|Apply basic survival skills in the event of vessel abandonment
|Follow procedures to minimise and fight fires on board a vessel
|Meet work health and safety requirements
|Survive at sea using survival craft
There are no entry requirements for this course, this is your entry course into the Maritime Industry as a Deckhand.
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We have been servicing the maritime sector for the past 20+ years both working in it and training it.
We are the TAFE alternative.
Mon – Fri
0800 – 1600
Sat & Sun: Closed
Mon – Sat
0700 – 1600