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STCW Fire Prevention and Firefighting Course

£546 GBP (incl. VAT)

Course Type:
Fire Prevention and Firefighting (Basic)
Training School:
STCW Training UK Ltd
Plymouth, 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. 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.

This module is carried out by our MCA approved training partners in Plymouth, Devon

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

  • 4th March 2019
  • 8th April 2019
  • 29th April 2019

STCW Training UK Ltd

Camels Head Fire Station
Ferndale Road
United Kingdom

Tel: (+1) 0803853843
Email: send message

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