STCW BST: Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting

STCW A-VI/1-2

Course Dates

FPFF20221220: 20 & 21 December 2023

FPFF20230207: 7 & 8 February 2023

FPFF20230424: 24 & 25 April 2023

FPFF20231002: 2 & 3 October 2023

Scope

The Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting course has been designed to meet the requirements of the STCW Convention 1978, as amended, Table A-VI/1-2.

Objective

Those who succesfully complete this course should be able to take proper actions upon discovering a fire, to protect themselves with existing fire-fighting equipment within their workarea and to understand the importance of fire prevention.

Course Content

  • Shipboard fire-fighting organization, fire man's outfit and practical training.
  • Location of fire-fighting appliances and emergency escape routes;
  • The elements of fire and explosion (the fire triangle);
  • Types and sources of ignition;
  • Flammable materials, fire hazards and spread of fire;
  • Actions to be taken on board the ship;
  • Fire and smoke detection and automatic alarm systems.

Duration

2 days (Minimum 6 - max 12 persons)

Price

€ 925,00 (including course material, certificate, lunch, coffee and water)

Prerequisites

Medical Certificate "Fit for Duty"

Contact

Christel Peeters Antwerp

Maritime Academy

A: Noordkasteel Oost 6, 2030 Antwerpen

T: 0032 3 205 64 60

E: training@hzs.be

W: www.hzs.be

Location

Campus Vesta

Oostmalsesteenweg 75

2520 Ranst