Passenger Safety, Cargo Safety and Hull Integrity Refresher – Engelstalige online training

This training serves as a refresher for masters, officers, ratings, and other personnel who are mandated to undergo training in accordance with STCW V/2 paragraphs 7 to 9. It is required that they undertake appropriate refresher training or provide proof of having met the required level of competence within a five-year period. Depending on the flag of the ship, this may also be demonstrated with relevant sailing time (1 year in 5 years).


STCW Regulation V/2, paragraph 4 & 9, section A-V/2.5.

Accepted by

The STCW-certificate is accepted by MCA(UK), EU-countries, Panama, Bahamas, Cayman Islands, Malta, Liberia, Singapore, Cyprus, Isle of Man, Antigua & Barbuda, Marshall Islands.

For a complete overview of STCW parties with which the Netherlands has an undertaking in accordance with STCW Code Chapter I, Reg. 10 please click here.

Mandatory for

Masters, chief engineer officers, chief mates, second engineer officers and every person assigned immediate responsibility for embarking and disembarking passengers, for loading, discharging or securing cargo, or for closing hull openings on board ro-ro passenger ships.

Required qualifications

In order to follow the refresher training an initial certificate for this training should be available. There are no further formal entry requirements for this course.

System requirements

PC with a stable internet connection.


  • STCW – a short introduction and case histories
  • Loading and embarkation procedures
  • Ro-ro deck atmosphere
  • Carrying dangerous goods
  • Securing cargoes
  • Stability, trim and stress calculations
  • Opening, closing and securing hull openings


20 multiple-choice questions with a passing score of 70%. Participants who do not pass can review the course content again and retake the assessment. The assessment can be taken up to a maximum of three times.


The approximate duration of the course is between three and four hours.


To receive a certificate the following steps should be completed:

  • Create an account or log in;
  • Select and purchase the correct training;
  • Read the content of the training;
  • Take the online assessment with 20 multiple-choice questions;
  • You will receive an email with your certificate within a few minutes;
  • Please print this certificate and keep it with your other certificates;
  • Would you like to receive a hard copy certificate? Please contact us.

Company benefits

Are you working for a shipping company or maritime recruitment agency and do you book training courses more often (online)? As a business customer at Rood Boven Groen, you benefit from advantages. We are happy to inform you about the possibility to become a regular customer or affiliate partner.