ADVANCED FIRE FIGHTING & FIRE PREVENTION (RE-VALIDATION)
In this course you will learn: 1) To identify and correct any defects which could provide a combination of elements leading to a fire. 2) The efficient utilisation of fire fighting equipment. 3) Selecting the suitable type of equipment to fight a particular type of fire in the shortest possible time. 4) To secure the safety of personnel and his own person on board
The aim of this course is to provide training in Fire Fighting and Fire Prevention and is mandatory for all seafaring personnel. The course covers the correct use of fire fighting equipment, the different types of fires and corresponding fire fighting techniques. The course is a component of the Basic Safety Training*.
This course is recommended for any individual who intends to pursue a career at sea or offshore.
The duration of this course is one (1) day. Classes are from 8:00am to 4:00pm. A combination of lectures sessions, demonstrations and videos are used to deliver this course.
Upon successful completion of the course, determined by the instructor, the candidates will receive a certificate in accordance with Section A-V1/1 Paragraph 2 of the STCW Convention.
This course emphasizes the participant's ability to communicate, take command, and successfully control firefighting operations both at sea and in port It is recommended for senior personnel who have completed the basic training in firefighting and fire prevention.
Possible Careers Job Titles: Supervisory positions on the Deck e.g. Health and Safety Officer, Marine Fire Officer.
Entry requirements for course to be considered
1 - Gather Documents
Gather required documents and get scanned copies of each document.
Once your application is completed and approved, an officer will contact you regarding attending the class
Attend all the scheduled classes and pass exams
You can apply online, call or come in to our offices for information.
Caribbean Fisheries Training and Development Institute
Western Main Road, Chaguaramas,
Telephone: (868) 634-4276/1635
Courses are delivered via blended learning. Practical classes are taught physically on location at the institute and theory classes are provided online.
No. Once you meet the basic requirements for entry you will be able to qualify.
Yes and parking is free.
"Providing Training in the Maritime & Fishing Industry"
An Agency of the Ministry of Agriculture, Land and Fisheries.