Fire fighting procedures at sea and in port.
This STCW MCA approved Advanced Fire Fighting course is part of the training for deck and engineering officers who wish to qualify for a Certificate of Competency, and for crew who are designated to control fire fighting operations.
Min Age: 18
Previous Experience Required:
Any one of the following: – STCW Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting certificate – MNTB Stage One Fire Fighting course – Royal Navy Fire Fighting course Delegates undergoing fire fighting training will be required to complete and sign a confidential medical declaration to make us aware of any health problems, disabilities or injuries that we may need to take into account whilst attending this physically demanding course. It is therefore essential that delegates feel healthy and are physically fit to undertake such training.
- Compiling fire reports
- Control of fire parties
- First aid fire fighting equipment
- Fire fighting techniques
- Fixed systems and detection equipment
- Legislation regarding merchant shipping and vessels
- Liaison with shorebased firefighters
- Ventilation control
- Hazards involving dangerous goods
- The effects of firefighting water on the ships stabiity
Abilities gained after the course
After a successful assessment, candidates will be awarded the Certificate Of Proficiency In Advanced Fire Fighting
Complete the training for deck and engineering officers
All training materials are included.
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