STCW 95+10 Refresher Training

After 1 January 2017 REVALIDATION OF STCW 95+10 CERTIFICATES will require proof of Refresher Training.

If your STCW 95+10 certificate expires after 1 January 2017 you will need to complete STCW 95+10 Refresher Training before it will be renewed. Sign up for your refresher training now to be sure you will be able to renew next year.


  • Basic STCW’95+10 refresher training is now mandatory every five years.
  • This is a 1.5 day course of practical training for Personal Survival Techniques and Basic Fire Fighting.


This course is an International MCA, Marshall Islands Refresher Course. If you hold an Australian AMSA COST STCW95 certificate you will need refresh your certificate where you completed your original training.

Recognition of In-Service Training

You may be eligible to avoid retaking the entire “Personal Sea Survival Techniques” module. To qualify you must complete a statutory declaration form that includes the vessels registered number and dates onboard stating you have performed the following duties during drills or simulated exercise situations within the last 5 years:

  • Donning a lifejacket
  • Boarding a survival craft from ship, while wearing a life jacket
  • Taking initial actions on boarding a lifeboat to enhance chance of survival
  • Streaming a lifeboat drogue or sea-anchor
  • Operating survival craft equipment
  • Operating location devices, including radio equipment

Download the Declaration Form. Print the form, fill it out and sign it. Bring it with you when you come for training.

If unable to provide a Declaration Form showing these duties were practiced during drills, the entire sea survival practical and theory module must be redone.

How Long is the course?

1.5 days


2.5 days if unable to provide statutory declaration of sea survival duties

Training Location

The STCW95+10 Refresher course is run from TAFE NSW – Nirimba College, Quakers Hill for firefighting and the Qantas Jet base, Mascot for sea survival. The training is NOT conducted at our Newport venue.


AUD $1395


1.5 days, Friday & Saturday

  • Sept 15 & 18 (French’s Forest & Kemp’s Creek locations)
  • Oct: 23-24
  • Nov: 27-28

(These dates are tentative and subject to change due to COVID-19, please book & we will contact you)

Phone: International + 612 9979 9669 Fax: International + 61 (2) 9979 3463
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Postal Address: Superyacht Crew Academy
PO Box 593, Newport, NSW, 2106, Australia.