Shore Based Response To Shipboard Fires

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Certificate Awarded

Certificate of Achievement


FIFEFIGHTER - I/II Course or equivalent training

Course Description

This course is designed to provide land-based firefighters who respond to marine vessel fires with the knowledge and skills to aide the master with a fire on board.

Course Outline

1.0   Marine Environment

2.0   Vessel Familiarization

3.0   Vessel Stability

4.0   Organization Resources

5.0   Planning

6.0   Training

7.0   Communications

8.0   Strategy and Tactics

9.0   Incident Command Systems

10.0 Canadian Coast Guard's Role

11.0 Problems Associated with Marine Fire Fighting

12.0 Post-incident Activities

13.0 Legal Issues


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