Coronavirus, How to beat it

Coronavirus COVID-19 is a world-wide threat and has already had an impact in shipping. It has the potential to infect any crew on, or visitors to, any vessel.

  • Learning film: #2530
  • Revision: 1.00
  • Published: 29.03.2020
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This training will assist stakeholders in ensuring that those on board take the necessary precautions to prevent infection and, should it be detected, that they react appropriately.

Legislation & references

WHO, IMO and other industry guidance

Learning objectives

The main learning outcomes of this title are that the learner:

  • ....will be able to protect him/herself from infection through good basic personal hygiene;
  • ....will be aware of implications of poor hygiene;
  • ....will recognise symptoms of concern for the wider well-being of those onboard;
  • ....will know the correct procedures should infection be suspected
Duration 5 minutes
Target groups
  • Deck - Management
  • Deck - Operational
  • Deck - Support
  • Engine - Management
  • Engine - Operational
  • Engine - Support
  • Electric - Operational
  • Electric - Support
  • Catering
  • Shorebased Personnel
Related information
Ship types:
STCW: Operation & Safety