MATPAL Marine Institute (MATPAL) and TOTALTEC Oilfield Services, through the International Petroleum & Maritime Academy (IPMA), created the Maritime Safety Training Institute (MSTI) to address the increasing need for qualified Guyanese for the new oil & gas industry.
MATPAL is the leader in Guyana for maritime training, offering the only courses which are certified by the International Maritime Organization (IMO). IPMA offers a range of courses in oilfield safety and operations, certified to international standards, complimenting those of MATPAL.
The alliance provides new, integrated training and educational programs, geared to accelerating the development of a world class Guyanese workforce to participate in both our maritime industry and internationally. Visit MATPAL Marine Institute website to learn more.
STCW VI / 1
Basic Safety Training Course
Understanding safety information symbols, signs and alarm signals
Safety and pollution prevention responsibilities
Safe working practices in engine-room operations
Basic fire prevention and fire fighting
Personal survival techniques
Elementary first aid
Personal and social responsibilities
Operating fire, weather-tight and watertight doors
Safety and fire drills and exercises
Refresher Course is Offered as well, and lasts 2 days