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John Aitken
Senior Trainer
International SOS and Abermed

STCW Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting

Duration 3 Days

Course Overview
This MCA approved training programme is intended to meet the requirements set out in Section A-VI/1 of the STCW code and elements 121.1 and 121.2 of Unit 121 of the Marine vessel S/NVQs.

The training programme also meets the requirements of the Norwegian NMD and IMO STCW standards.

The training forms part of the requirements for basic training for Seafarers

Aims & Structure
The course is designed for training and competence in basic knowledge of the causes of fire, and prevention and risk minimisation, and in the actions to be taken in the event of a fire or similar emergency aboard ship. The course is structured with the emphasis on practical exercises designed to instil competence, and theoretical input on basic fire- fighting skills and shipboard fire-fighting techniques. Delegates will be constantly assessed throughout the programme by qualified assessors.

Prior experience is not required for those embarking on this training other than a minimum age of 16

Course Contents
Delegates will undertake theoretical and practical training to gain knowledge and skills in the following areas:

Candidates satisfying the criteria and demonstrating competence on-course will be issued with certificates complying with the STCW95 Code.

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