Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting REFRESHER

The refresher 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.

Course Dates

FRRB20230220: 20 & 21 February 2023

Scope

The refresher 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 te 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;
  • 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

1 day

Price

€ 545,00 (including course material, certificate, lunch, coffee and water)

Prerequisites

Medical Certificate "Fit for Duty" and STCW Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting

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