|Assessment||Written exam and practical assessments|
|Certificates||STCW '95 A-VI/3|
|Expiration / Renewal||5 years|
|Prerequisites||STCW 95 A-VI/1-2 (Basic Fire Fighting) 6 months sea time|
Advanced Fire Fighting is designed to provide mariners with the knowledge and skills needed to develop a realistic shipboard fire prevention program.
Through the use of classroom lecture, tabletop exercises, and practical experience, students will learn to effectively organize fire-fighting teams and respond to a fire aboard a ship.
This course includes specific modules related to fire protection of yachts and cruise ships. The course meets the requirements of STCW-95 A-VI/3 for advanced fire fighting and may be used specifically towards the issue of a MCA Certificate of Competency.
The course covers:
•Introduction and Safety Principles
•Theory of Fire •Fire Control Aboard Ship
•Fire Fighting Organization
•Procedures and Response Planning
•Inspection and Service of Appliances/Equipment
•Fire Fighting Process Hazards
•Investigation and Reporting
|Advanced Fire Fighting||Dec 01st 2015|