STCW Basic Safety Training Week

If you are looking to start a career at sea, STCW Basic Safety Training Week at the University of Gibraltar Maritime Academy provides the vital courses needed before joining any vessel.

  • STCW
  • Block delivery
  • 1 Week
  • Start TBD

About this course

Our individual dates for STCW Basic Safety courses are still currently being arranged if you require to book separately.
Under STCW, all new entrants to the maritime industries are required to complete an STCW Basic Safety Training Week before joining a vessel.
It is made up of the following courses:
These courses can be taken individually or can be taken together in this cost saving package.
STCW requires all seafarers to receive familiarization and basic safety training or instruction in accordance with section A-VI/1 of the STCW Code. The minimum requirements for familiarization and basic safety training are contained within the Basic Safety Training Week and meet the appropriate standard of competence.



Successful delegates will be awarded with an MCA approved STCW certifications after a short exam.



For more information on course prices please refer to the MSA Gibraltar website via the below button:
MSA Gibraltar
The University cannot guarantee places on this course which may be limited due to class size and in order to ensure quality of teaching. The course will be delivered subject to minimum numbers being met.


Please read our Terms & Conditions. Our Code of Practice on Recruitment, Selection and Admission can be found here.
Please enquire for further information on course dates.