STCW Updated Training in Fire Prevention and Firefighting
This one day course aims to provide training for candidates requiring STCW Updated Training in Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting in accordance with Section. A-VI/1 of the STCW Code. On successful completion of the programme, the learner will receive an STCW Certificate of Updated Training in Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting. Classroom theory in fire awareness, fire fighting, the control of fire fighting teams, co-ordination of search and fire fighting teams in practical BA exercises.
NFCI Greencastle, Co Donegal
NFCI Castletownbere, Co Cork
Persons working in the seafood industry or public service who require updated training.
National Fisheries College of Ireland (NFCI), Castletownbere, Co. Cork.
National Fisheries College of Ireland (NFCI), Greencastle, Co. Donegal.
This course is delivered over 1 day.
Classroom based theory in fire awareness and practical exercises in firefighting, hose, and BA work.
On successful completion of the course the student is awarded a STCW Certificate of Updated training in Fire Prevention and Firefighting in accordance with Section A-VI/1 of the STCW Code. The certificate is issued by BIM on behalf of the Department of Transport.
Fire Fighting drills include:
1. students are exposed to heat and live fire scenarios using breathing apparatus
2. students climb up and down ladders and through crawl spaces
3. students are exposed to confined spaces
All students will be asked to sign a health declaration on commencement of the course.
Student assessment will be based on participation in practical modules as required. The student will complete practical assessments and a written exam.
Additional information will be provided in the joining instructions letter.