PRMC 17-017 (5th – 8th September 2017) Total Number (Booked On) 38 Course ‘Fit’ Number 37 No show 1 WAOR Before course 3 POINTS FAIL- 1 WAOC – B/F 8 WAOR – END 2 Total fails - 16 Total Pass – 22 Pass rate – 64.71% Grades The course achieved the following grades: 6 Candidates achieved a grade A pass - well done 13 Candidates achieved a grade B pass. 2 Candidates achieved a grade C pass. 3 candidates were on 2nd attempt - of which 2 passed. 1 candidate was on his 3rd attempt and failed. The lowest VO2 score was 10.5 and the highest was 13.8 The next course loading is 43. This will be PRMC 17-018 (12th-15th September 2017). Chief Instructors comments There have been 3 candidates this week that have shown below standard swimming ability. All candidates must be able to swim prior to starting their PRMC and have confidence under water to fetch a brick from the bottom of the pool. The candidate that made it to the end of the course received a deferred pass and will need to return to PRMC to conduct day one again. There have been three candidates this week that decided to withdraw themselves before actually starting the course. These candidates were given a Nil return after a debrief from the chief instructor.