STCW – Advanced Fire Fighting (AFF)
- Course Type:
- STCW ➜ Advanced Firefighting
- Training School:
- Falmouth Training Solutions Ltd
- Falmouth, Cornwall, United Kingdom
- 4 days
This course is part of the training for deck and engineering officers who wish to qualify for a Certificate of Competency and crew who are designated to control fire fighting operations.
It covers fire fighting procedures at sea and in port with emphasis on organisation, tactics and effective command, including liaison with shore-based fire fighters. It also covers topics such as ventilation control, hazards involving dangerous goods and the effects of fire fighting water on ship stability.
A variety of practical exercises involving fighting fires of different types and intensity are included. Students are assessed on their ability to successfully control fire fighting operations. (MCA).
In order to qualify for the course, students must be physically fit and hold an STCW Basic Fire Prevention and Fire-fighting certificate.
For further information on updated training, download MSN 1865, and see also MIN 535.
Location of this course: Bridge House, Falmouth, UK
From: 09:00 – 17:30
2022 course dates:
Tuesday 3rd May – Friday 6th May
Monday 26th September – Thursday 29th September
Monday 28th November – Thursday 01st December
Seafarers holding an STCW Basic Prevention Fire Fighting certificat
This course is available on the following days:
(please check the availability with the training school)
- 27 November 2023
- 05 February 2024
- 02 September 2024