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Manage Firefighting and Fire Prevention Activities on Board a Vessel Skill Set

State ID: GAA45

This module is an extension of the Basic Fire Fighting unit, and is designed to extend the knowledge and skills of the student, sufficient for the person to perform effectively as a key member of an on-board command fire fighting team.

  • Management of shipboard fire prevention techniques
  • Coordination of tactical fire fighting methods
  • Use/maintenance of fire fighting equipment
  • Fire detection material

Prerequisites:

  • Students must have obtained an AMSA approved Basic Fire Fighting before attending the Advanced Fire course (please provide a copy of your Basic Fire Certificate on the first day of class)
  • AMSA requires that you have four month's break between completing the Basic Fire course and attending the Advanced Fire course. (Contact AMSA for clarification if required)

This course is  approved by AMSA for the issuance of the following certificate upon successful completion of the course:

  • Advanced Fire Fighting meeting the requirements of STCW Reg VI/3 and Code Section A-VI/3, Table A-VI/3

Please note:

  • It is a requirement that men be clean-shaven for the practical components conducted at ERGT Jandakot. Facial hair can affect the sealing capability of the face mask.

2020 Dates:

This course runs 3 days at Fremantle campus followed by 1 day practical training offsite at maritime training specialist facility, ERGT Jandakot. 

  • Term 4, starts 23 November

2021 Dates:

  • Term 1, starts 22 February
  • Term 2, starts 17 May
  • Term 3, starts 16 August
  • Term 4, starts 1 November

Course cost:

$2,340.00

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

This course may be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures to be undertaken during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a mix of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. Lecturers will provide any specific instructions if your training delivery style needs to change.

All year round

Fremantle - Starts 23 November

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All year round

Fremantle - Starts 22 Feb, 17 May, 16 Aug, 1 Nov

Overview

Units

Overview
Duration 3 days
Where Fremantle
How Part Time
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Short courses and skill set courses run subject to demand. Use the course enquiry form at the end of this page to enquire now.

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Page last updated November 26, 2020