It’s a harsh environment, but the instructors at the RAN School of Survivability and Ship Safety are dedicated to the task of teaching our sailors how to survive and gain control of life threatening situations on our ships and submarines.
The winner of the 2018 Bradley Meek Perpetual Shield is PO Kevin West, with the presentation of the award recently conducted at HMAS Creswell, RANSSSS Training Facility East, by Captain Craig Powell.
For the third consecutive year, an instructor from the Royal Australian Navy School of Survivability and Ship Safety Training Facility - South, at HMAS Cerberus, Victoria, has been awarded the Bradley Meek Perpetual Shield.
Petty Officer Marine Technician Michael Fagg of the Royal Australian Navy School of Survivability and Ship Safety Training Facility (South) at HMAS Cerberus, has been awarded the Bradley Meek Perpetual Shield, recognising him as the most outstanding Combat Survivability Instructor at the school for 2013.
HMAS Creswell hosts over 200 visiting groups a year, but a recent arrival generated more than passing interest from ship’s company.