To undertake this course you must have received an approved STCW95 Fire Prevention and Firefighting certificate and have served at sea on board a Merchant vessel for at least 6 months.
This evidence must be produced when attending the course in order to comply with STCW Maritime and Coastguard Agency Regulations.
This course is part of the training for deck and engineering officers, and crew who are designated to control firefighting operations.
This theoretical and practical course covers firefighting procedures at sea and in port.
Emphasis on organising tactics and effective command and control. A variety of practical training scenarios involving fighting fires of different types and intensity are included.