The MCA 1 day Approved Fire Fighting course is a requirement under the Workboat code (Edition 2) for Skippers and mates of vessels under 15m.
Boat Masters BML T1 and T2 – (all sizes not fitted with breathing apparatus).
Best practice training for code or pleasure vessel skippers and mates under 24m.
Best practice training for offshore racing skippers and mates.
The MCA Approved 1 day Fire Fighting course is a very useful, cost effective and more appropriate alternative course to the STCW Basic Fire Fighting 2-3 day course which is a requirement on vessels over 24m.
The course provides a more suitable level of Fire Fighting for vessels under 24m which predominately use fire extinguishers and fixed engine room fire systems instead of breathing apparatus sets,.
SeaRegs have further development the course to include elements of the code and offshore vessel fire fighting appliance requirements and compliance. It includes practical Fire Fighting training using extinguishers and fire blankets.
Theory of combustion
Classification of fires (A, B, C &D)
Correct extinguishing equipment and methods for each type
Actions to take to isolate or reduce fire, Gas, electric, fuel shut offs
Types of extinguishers including: Water, Dry Powered, Foam, Co2 Clean Agents, Fire Blanket
How to extinguish fire including practical demonstration of the use of extinguishers
Engine fire fighting
Location of fire fighting equipment on a vessel
Regulations and considerations on vessels.
Cost: £130 per person
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