Basic & Advanced Firefighting Combination

Upcoming Classes


Course Details

Course Overview

This five (5) day training course is developed to fulfill the requirements of the U.S. Coast Guard regulations for shipping and navigation for:

  • Master of vessels of less than 200 GRT in ocean service
  • Master or Mate on vessels over 200 GRT
  • Master of Uninspected Towing Vessels oceans
  • Licenses on mobile offshore drilling units
  • Engineer Licenses & Endorsements
  • Tankerman Endorsements

This course covers the knowledge and demonstration assessments that are required for VI/1, VI/3, A-VI/3 of STCW and 46 CFR 13.121.

Subjects Covered in this Course
  • Safety
  • Theory of Fire
  • Fire Prevention
  • Fire Detection
  • Team Leader Fire Fighting Organization
  • Team Leader Fire Fighting Drills
  • Fire Control Aboard a Ship
  • Onboard Ship Fire Fighting
  • STCW Seafarers Fire Fighting
  • Procedures for Fire Fighting
  • Inspections of Equipment and Required Servicing
  • Fire Fighting Process
Course Schedule

This course typically runs 5 consecutive days from 8am to 5pm

Office Locations

This course is taught at several different campuses including:

  • Bayou La Batre, AL
  • Ft. Lauderdale, FL
  • Jacksonville, FL
  • St. Petersburg, FL
  • Charleston, SC