The ERRV Crew Initial Training Shipboard Operations (ITSO) course is designed to meet the initial emergency response training requirements for the all prospective ERRV Crew members. This training programma is part of a broader programme, which includes ongoing onboard training and assessment.
The aim and objectives of the Initial Training Shipboard Operations training programme are to equip the delegate with the initial knowledge, understanding and skills required to perform the role of ERRV crew.
The ERRV Crew Initial Training Shipboard Operations training is designed for personnel that intend to work onboard an Emergency Response and Rescue Vessel (ERRV). This is excluding Chief Engineers and Masters, as there is no requirement for them to undertake the training.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Continuous training and assessment required through Ongoing Onboard Development and Training Programme for ERRV Masters and Crew Standard (OODTP). A formal assessment is made through the OODTP programme at least every 3 years.