This course is for vessels without lifeboats. It is an 8 hr online course with a 50-question proctored exam. The practical will need to be done using a rescue craft on a vessels. The practical must use this form in Enclosure (3) to NVIC 04-14 (click here) Complete listed activitity items as LTD or both
Topics includes: Take charge of a rescue boat, liferaft, or other lifesaving apparatus during and after launch; Walk through of launching a rescue craft; Operate a rescue boat engine; Manage a survival craft and survivors after abandoning ship; Rescue boat Management, Launching rescue craft clearing away, handling of rescue craft Safely recover rescue boats ,
Any applicant who has successfully completed your Lifeboatman-Limited (On-Line) (EXPLGU-811) course and presents your Certificate of Training within one year of the completion of training, will satisfy the written examination requirements of 46 CFR 12.409(b)(3) for a national endorsement as Lifeboatman-Limited. This course does not satisfy any practical demonstration requirements.