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STCW Fire Prevention & Fire Fighting - Refresher Training


Course Outline

On completion of this training, you will have learnt the ways in which fires are caused and the precautions to be taken to minimise the risk of fire on ships. You will also be able to

  • Maintain a state of readiness to respond to emergency situations involving fires
  • Fight and extinguish fires using fire fighting apparatus and appliances provided on board
  • Act as a member of a fire party, including use of self-contained breathing apparatus

Content & Objectives

This course will cover topics including

  • Minimising the risk of fire
  • Maintaining a state of readiness to respond to emergency situations involving fire
  • Fighting and extinguishing a fire
  • Shipboard fire-fighting organisation
  • Location of fire-fighting appliances and emergency escape routes
  • The elements of fire and explosion (the fire triangle)
  • Types and sources of ignition
  • Flammable material, fire hazards and spread of fire
  • Fire and smoke detection and automatic alarm systems
  • Classification of fire and applicable extinguishing agents

Learning Mode

This course is taught at the Red Ensign training facility in Cowes both in the classroom and using our onsite firefighting facilities.

Entry Requirements

You should be over 18 years of age and be in possession of an existing STCW Fire Prevention & Fire Fighting certificate to take advantage of the reduced price for the refresher training and be in a good state of health for the practical elements of the training.

Accommodation

Accommodation is provided onboard the M/V Sea Trident, moored alongside Red Ensign Training in West Cowes. Offered on a full board or B&B basis, cabins with either a shared communal washroom or a shared en-suite (subject to availability). Please check availability by calling us on 01983 294088 or email.

Costs

This course is included within the cost of our STCW Refresher training (under the Manila Amendments) however if you would like to book the stand-alone course of 1 day’s training, the cost is £260.00 inc VAT. Additionally we are offering the full STCW Fire Prevention & Fire Fighting training for the discounted price of £260 for those requiring Refresher training and in possession of a existing STCW Fire Prevention & Fire Fighting certificate.

Course Enquiry Form

In order for us to be able to deal with your request as quickly and effectively as possible, please fill in as much information as you can in the form below.


Booking Info.
Duration:
1 day
Course Price:
£215.00
With Accommodation:
Not Available
Group Bookings:
Available
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Requirements Checklist
  • 2 day Basic Fire Fighting and Prevention

    You must have already completed a 2 day Basic Fire Fighting and Prevention' course in order to attend this course.

  • 18+ Years of Age

    You must be at-least 18 to attend this course