PSSR: Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities

STCW Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities (PSSR) is designed to form part of the minimum Basic Safety Training programme for seafarers and is a mandatory requirement for anyone who wishes to work at sea.

Approved by Liberian Registry

PSSR: Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities

฿9,085.00 1 day

Course Overview

This classroom-based course offers basic induction training in safety procedures and accident prevention and familiarises novices with the employment conditions and working environment on board. Upon completion of the course, students should have gained sufficient knowledge to be able to:

• Comply with emergency procedures
• Take precautions to prevent pollution of the marine environment
• Observe safe working practices
• Contribute to effective communications on board ship
• Contribute to effective human relationships on board ship
• Understand and take necessary actions to control fatigue.
The course is also included in our STCW Basic Safety Training Week

Who should attend

All seafarers. Career Applications – Basic requirement for Merchant Navy, some Oil & Gas installations, and the superyacht industry.

Physical and Stressful Demands

Training and/or assessment activities contained within this Standard may include physically demanding and potentially stressful elements. All personnel who participate in such activities must be physically and mentally capable of participating fully.


Valid in-date medical or fitness to work certificate (Valid within 12 months)

Course Outline

  • Acquire competence in the theory and practice of the following:
  • Compliance with emergency procedures
  • Precautions to prevent pollution of the marine environment
  • Safe working practices
  • Importance of adhering to safe working practices at all times
  • Safety and protective devices available to protect against potential hazards aboard a ship
  • Precautions to be taken prior to entering enclosed spaces
  • Familiarization with international measures concerning accident prevention and occupational health
  • An understanding of orders and be understood in relation to shipboard duties
  • Means to effective human relationships on board a ship
  • Importance of maintaining good human relationships aboard a ship


On successful completion of the course, participants will receive a Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities (PSSR) certificate approved by the Liberian Registry, the world’s largest quality registry. Certificate validity is five (5) years.


Written & Practical Assessment


Coffee Breaks, Lunch, Handouts, Local Transportation

Schedule, Class Size, Locations

Weekly Schedule:

Min/Max Class Size:


  • Laemchabang near Pattaya
  • Songkhla, South Thailand.