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STCW Fire Prevention and Firefighting Course

£529 GBP (incl. VAT)

Course Type:
Fire Prevention and Firefighting (Basic)
Training School:
STCW Training UK Ltd
Newton Abbot, Devon, United Kingdom
2 days

This course gives the knowledge of the ways in which fires are caused and the precautions to be taken to minimise the risk of fires in ships.

We use a modern fire training rig with gas fired cribs and synthetic non-toxic smoke to produce a very realistic, controllable, environmentally friendly and safe training environment.

It involves considerable practical fire fighting wearing state of the art equipment and includes:

  • Fire alarm and detection systems
  • Fire fighting equipment and tactics
  • The impact of fire fighting techniques on stability during marine incidents
  • Fire fighting in ports, at sea and inland waterways
  • Action on arrival & operational considerations
  • Effects of heat and humidity & the removal and cooling of hot gases
  • Hose management and use of fire fighting media.
  • Response to emergency situations involving fires
  • Fire fighting and fire extinguishing using portable equipment
  • The use of breathing apparatus

During this course you will ultimately learn how to act as an effective member of a fire fighting party.

Lunch is provided and included in the cost.

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This course is available on the following days:
(please check the availability with the training school)

  • 12th June 2023
  • 19th June 2023
  • 3rd July 2023
  • 10th July 2023
  • 17th July 2023
  • 24th July 2023
  • 7th August 2023
  • 14th August 2023
  • 21st August 2023
  • 4th September 2023
  • 11th September 2023
  • 18th September 2023
  • 25th September 2023
  • 9th October 2023
  • 16th October 2023

STCW Training UK Ltd

Unit 3, Maddacombe Farm Estate,
Maddacombe Road,
Newton Abbot
TQ12 5LF
United Kingdom

Tel: (+1) 0803853843
Email: send message

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