Duration: one (1) Month
Location: Caribbean Military Maritime Training Centre
The Naval Boarding Party Course prepares officers for boarding, searching and securing vessels. It covers weapons handling, use of force, tactical search procedures, hazardous materials awareness, and other boarding procedures. Training takes place across multiple sites including (vessel or mock-up vessel), (location) for training in small arms, (location) for close-quarter combat training, a gym and classroom.
Emphasis will be placed on the following subject areas:
The candidates must have completed:
Successful completion of this course constitutes the primary means of attaining the Naval Boarding Party (Basic) qualification. The Basic qualifications remains valid however if the member has not been employed with the NBP for two years it is recommended that he/she undergo a refresher course.