Who should attend: The course is open to all seafarers and prospective seafarers.
Objectives and benefits: This course aims to provide practical training in fire prevention and firefighting, based on the guidelines of STCW 78/95, Section A-VI/1 and IMO Model Course 1.20.
- Fight and extinguish fires (Minimum standard of competence in the prevention and fire fighting), thus protecting the safety of the personnel and of the ship.
Legislation & References:
- STCW 78/95, As Amended
- SOLAS 74, As Amended
- IMO Model Course 1.20
- IMO Assembly Resolution A.602(15), Revised Guidelines for Marine Portable Fire Extinguishers
- IMO Assembly Resolution A.655 (16), Use of halons as fire fighting media on board ships
DISCLAIMER: The course is provided on an “as is” basis. Before you purchase any of our courses, it is exclusively your responsibility to check if it complies with the flag administration/approval body you require or you want to submit it to. Furthermore, you should check if the course is accepted by your employer or flag administration as your employer or flag administration may have specific requirements.