Risk Assessment at Sea Training Course

Learning Topic: Safety

8 hours

Product code: #6345

$200.00 Excl. Sales Tax

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This course explains how to put risk assessment into practice on board ship. Candidates will understand that risk assessment is a useful tool that helps prevent accidents, incidents and injuries at sea. The course is based on the principles of good seamanship and provides a comprehensive understanding of risks and hazards onboard ship.

On completion of this course you will receive a Documentary Evidence from Ocean Technologies Group, powered by Marlins, Seagull and Videotel.

Please note:  The assessment part of this course must be completed onboard ship or onshore in the offices of a registered shipping company or maritime institution. The Master/senior officer onboard or a senior official onshore must sign and stamp your application form to verify they have directly supervised your eLearning assessment(s). For Flag approved courses, please refer to the 'approvals' section below for further information.

What you'll learn

be able to identify risks and hazards,

understand the principles of risk assessment

be able to follow a systematic approach to carrying out risk assessment themselves

Course Contents

The course includes the following components.

  • Module #654.00 - Risk Assessment at Sea, Introduction
  • Module #654.01 - Risk Assessment at Sea, Planning and Organisation
  • Module #654.02 - Risk Assessment at Sea, Assessing the Risk
  • Module #654.03 - Risk Assessment at Sea, Applying the Risk Assessment
  • Module #654.04 - Risk Assessment at Sea, What are the Hazards?
  • Module #654.05 - Risk Assessment at Sea, Assessment


There are no pre-requisites for this course


This course has been developed in accordance with Chapter 1 of The Code of Safe working Practices for Merchant Seafarers


Maritime and Coastguard Agency


This course may be accepted by other maritime administrations. Please contact us for details.

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