1736 | Advanced Fire Fighting
Course Number: 1736
Course Length: 32 hours
Minimum Class Size: 2
Maximum Class Size: 18
Prerequisite: Basic Firefighting
Please bring Picture ID on first day of class
Any applicant who has successfully completed our Advanced Fire Fighting (MIDATL-15) course will satisfy:
- Advanced Fire Fighting training requirements of Section A-VI/3 and Table A-VI/3 of the STCW code, as amended 2010, 46 CFR 11.201(h), and 11.303(a); AND,
- The equivalent of all Tasks from the Advanced Fire Fighting NVIC 09-14; AND,
- NVIC 10-14 (CH-1) and 11-14 (CH-1) Tasks: 16.1.A, 16.2.A, and 16.3.A.
Applicants who have successfully completed our course need not present completed “Task Control Sheets” for these assessments in application for STCW certification.
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.