Blog: How to renew STCW

Is the expiry date on your STCW certificate fast approaching? Under the new STCW requirements, all seafarers now need to revalidate their certificate every five years. For many that time has come around again.

Clyde Training Solutions trains HMS Prince of Wales workforce

CTS trains HMS Prince of Wales workforce


Clyde Training Solutions were delighted to welcome staff from the Aircraft Carrier Alliance (ACA) to our centre last week to undertake STCW Personal Survival Training (PST).


Blog: What is STCW basic safety training and who needs it?

At Clyde Training Solutions we get a lot of questions about STCW so we decided to put this article together to help explain what it’s all about.


Blog: What is FOET?

Further Offshore Emergency Training (FOET) is the course you must pass before your BOSIET certificate runs out. Basically, it’s the BOSIET refresher.

Clyde Training Solutions Sponsors Working4Business Awards 2019


A fantastic night was had by all at the West Dunbartonshire Working4Business Awards, held at Clydebank Town Hall on Friday 17th May.

Launch of OPITO Helideck Operations Initial Training (HOIT) course


Clyde Training Solutions are delighted to announce that we are launching another offshore training course – Helideck Operations Initial Training, or HOIT as it is often referred to.


Blog: What’s the difference between STCW 95 and STCW 2010?

If you have worked in the maritime industry for many years you will probably be more familiar with the term STCW 95 than STCW 2010 but what is the difference between the two?  Basically, STCW 2010 has replaced STCW 95 and is the new code that all seafarers working on board commercial vessels must