Advanced Fire Fighting (AFF)

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Advanced Fire Fighting (AFF)

This course is designed for experience seafarers who already hold their Fire Prevention & Fire Fighting certificate

4 days, 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Dover
  • Menzies Road
  • Whitfield
  • Dover
  • Kent
  • CT16 2FG
  • United Kingdom
  • £820.00 incl. VAT

Description

The 4 day course will be a mixture of theory and practical sessions which will cover the following:

  • Principles involved in controlling for fighting operations on board a vessel.
  • Control of fire fighting operation aboard ship
  • Organising and training fire parties
  • Inspection and service of fire detection and extinguishing systems and equipment.
  • Fire investigation and reporting.

Please note that the practical sessions will be physically demanding and will involve live fires.

Prerequisites

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Hold a Fire Prevention & Fire Fighting Certificate
  • This course will be physically demanding and therefore you will be required to complete a fitness declaration 
  • You will be required to wear Self Contained Breathing Apparatus which weighs 18kg

Special Requirements

Boiler suits & boots will be provided, but we recommend that you wear appropriate clothing underneath which will not suffer from the taint of smoke, thick socks are also advisable.  PPE will be provided. If you wear glasses you will need to remove these, therefore contact lenses are advisable. Please remove all jewellery.  Lockers for personal effects are provided and showers are available if needed, but you will be required to bring your own towel.