It is well known that a person’s chances of survival after abandonment of ship are improved only by the ability to remain dry and maintain the body temperature at a comfortable level. Liferatfs are designed for survival of more than one person.
Novikontas Maritime College has 2 throw overboard liferafts – for 10 and 12 persons. They are equipped with emergency packs and fully comply with the requirements of the IMO regulations, which are mandatory for all liferafts used on-board ships of Contracting Governments.
Liferafts are used for following courses:
- Basic Safety Training course;
- Basic Safety Training Refresher course;
- Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats other than Fast Rescue Boats Training Course.