Sea Term I (EM Portion)

Course Description

Sea Term I (EM Portion) s a component of Sea Term 1 for USCG license track majors.

Learning Objectives

Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the following STCW elements:


  1. Protection And Safety Of Passengers
    • Prevention of Collision and Grounding
    • Stability and Watertight Integrity
    • Fire Protection
    • Life-Saving Appliances and Abandonment
    • Crew Training (the human element)
  2. Fatigue
    • Importance Of Obtaining the Necessary Rest
    • What Makes You Sleep?
    • Why Is Sleep Important?
    • How Much Sleep Is Enough?
    • Who Is at Risk for Sleep Deprivation and Deficiency?
    • What Are the Signs and Symptoms of Problem Sleepiness?
    • Strategies for Getting Enough Sleep
    • Effects Of Sleep, Schedules, And The Circadian Rhythm On Fatigue
    • Effects Of Physical Stressors On Seafarers
    • Effects Of Environmental Stressors on Seafarers
    • Effects Of Schedule Changes On Seafarer Fatigue

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