Marine Department Approved Training Courses (Local Crafts)

Basic Safety Training for Local Craft Ratings


Upcoming Class:

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Mode of Study: Part time(day)
Duration: 3 days
Time: Monday to Friday : 09:00 - 16:30 (including one hour lunch break)
What will you get?
Venue: Maritime Services Training Institute
Entrance Requirement:

Applicant must be:

  1. a Hong Kong permanent resident,

  2. lawfully employable in Hong Kong, and

  3. employed by a local shipping company.

Tuition Fee: HK$6,340 (for non-HK registered seafarer)
HK$1,900 (for HK registered seafarer)
Medium of Instruction: Cantonese
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Course Overview

The aim of this Marine Department approved course is to uplift the safety standard of local craft ratings. This course provides students with basic concepts of personal safety when working on-board local crafts. This is an approved course under the MATF. Successful applicants will be refunded 80% of the fees for completing pre-approved courses / examinations. For more information, please refer to MATF's website

There might be changes in the course details.

Important Note