Land-Based Response To Shipboard Fires - Awareness Level

Certificate Awarded

Certificate of Achievement


Two Day Basic Firefighting

Course Description

This course introduces the land-based firefighter to the many aspects of marine firefighting that require special attention due to the unique environment encountered onboard vessels.

Course Outline

1.0 Marine Terminals

2.0 Piers and Wharves

3.0 Vessel Familiarization and Basic Vessel Construction

4.0 Types of Vessels

5.0 Vessel Fire Control Plan

6.0 Interior Construction: Structural Fire Protection

7.0 Marine Environment

8.0 Authority of Emergency Responders

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Minimum class sizes are required to deliver courses, should these minimums not be achieved classes could be postponed or rescheduled.

Course Section List

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