Basic & Advanced Firefighting Combination

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

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