Description: The module’s main objective is the improvement of the Boarding Team’s skills in RHIB insertion.

During this module, the trainees will review all the equipment required to execute a safe and successful vessel embarkation using a pilot or caving ladder. As the module progresses the trainees will execute numerous vessel embarkations from a RHIB using the aforementioned equipment. The RHIB insertion module is conducted with NMIOTC’s two 9.5m RHIBs and the training ship as a target vessel.


Objectives: Upon completion the Boarding Team will be better able to:

    1. Utilize telescoping rod and caving ladder.
    2. Secure embarkation point onboard intercepted vessel.

The duration of the module is 5 training hours (1 hour classroom and 4 hour practical).