Certificate of Updated Proficiency in Fire Prevention & Fire Fighting (Refresher)

STCW Reg VI/1 para 1 & Sec A-VI/1 para 3 and 4.2

1 day (there will be refreshment breaks and 1hr lunch break each day. Hot and cold beverages provided)

Fee: £240 (incl.VAT) per delegate

If you book 3 or more elements of the 5 updating training courses (PST, FP&FF, AFF, PSC&RB & FRB) taking place in the same week, we will offer a 10% discount on the overall updating course cost.

Course Dates:

6th February 2018
20th February 2018
7th March 2018
11th April 2018
25th April 2018
16th May 2018
6th June 2018
4th July 2018
1st August 2018
5th September 2018
3rd October 2018
31st October 2018
28th November 2018


  • Seafarers who have six months or more sea service prior to 1 August 1998 and were exempt from basic safety courses.
  • Seafarers who have a certificate of proficiency in Fire Prevention & Fire Fighting. NB - certificate of proficiency issued under the authority of other administrations will be acceptable.
  • A basic level of fitness is required to complete the practical elements of the course. There is no pre-learning required but a good knowledge of the current arrangements on your ship would be advantageous.

Course Overview:

The aim of the course is to give all those seeking updating training certification for Fire Prevention & Fire Fighting the essential education and training to maintain the required standard of competence in Fire Prevention & Fire Fighting.

The course will include group discussions, fire extinguisher practice, search and safe movement techniques, breathing apparatus wear within fire training module carrying out casualty recovery and firefighting.

Delegates will be assessed throughout the course.

Trainer to delegate ratio of 1:24 for theory elements and 1:4 for practical sessions.

The STCW requirement for refresher training at 5-yearly intervals must be met or sufficient onboard evidence must be provided.

Upon completion of the course you will be presented with the original certificate.

We can arrange flights from anywhere in the world, local accommodation and even airport transfers for course delegates.

Course Availability

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