Any applicant who has successfully completed the Advanced Fire Fighting (MIDATL-15) course will satisfy the Advanced Fire Fighting training requirements of Section A-VI/3 and Table A-VI/3 of the STCW Code, as amended, AND, the fire prevention and fire fighting training requirements of 46 CFR 11.202(b)(2); And, the Advanced Fire Fighting training requirements of 46 CFR 11.205(d) and 11.401(g)(1) for a credential.
The objective of this course is to meet the requirements of 46 CFR 11.205(l)(2); and the Advanced Fire Fighting training requirements of 46 CFR 11.205(g) and 10.401(g)(1) while providing our personnel and the required firefighting training at an easily accessible and convenient location. This syllabus covers the requirements of the 1995 STCW Convention Chapter VI, Section A-VI/3 and Table A-VI/3. On meeting the minimum standard of competence in advanced fire fighting, a trainee will be competent to take command, organize and train fire parties and control fire-fighting operations. The seafarer will have acquired a knowledge of fire prevention and an ability to inspect and service fire detection and extinguishing systems and equipment. He will also be able to investigate and report on incidents involving fire.
Recommended Study Material:
Nathaniel Bowditch, National Imagery and Mapping Agency Staff; National Imagery and Mapping Agency Format Hardcover (Illustrated)
Class Start Times:
Day Classes: 8:00 a.m.
Night Classes: 4:00 p.m.
Check-in Time Starts at:
Day Classes: 7:00 a.m.
Night Classes: 3:00 p.m.
Required Course Tools:
1. No tools required for this course