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Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting

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Training Program covers the requirements of the STCW Convention.

  • Be familiar in fire-fighting organization;
  • Be familiar in emergency exits;
  • Be familiar in fire fighting and explosion elements (fire triangle)
  • Be familiar in ignition causes;
  • Be familiar in different burning materials, danger of fire and its spreading;
  • To be familiar in non-stop watchkeeping importance;
  • To be familiar in action to prevent fire on board;
  • To be familiar in fire and smoke detecting systems;−To be familiar in fire classes and extinguishing agents;
  • To be familiar in fixed fire fighting;
  • To be familiar in firefighters outfit parts;
  • To be familiar in personal equipment;
  • To be familiar fire fighting equipment;
  • To be familiar in different fire fighting methods and procedures;
  • To befamiliar in usingbreathingapparatusincaseoffire fightingand rescue operations.



Passing training program, trainee will gain:

  • Be able to prevent fire on board;
  • Be able to recognize different emergency sound signals and react for this signals;
  • Be able to use different types of portable fire extinguishers (foam, powder, CO2)
  • Be able to extinguish fires in enclosed spaces using breathing apparatus;
  • Be able to extinguish fire with water in compartment full of smoke or in engine room
  • Be able to extinguish burning oil products, using spray nozzle, foam applicator or diy powder;


In order to enter into the presented training program, trainee must represent:


  • Certificate of Competency, Education Certificate or Certificate of Proficiency;
  • Seamen’s book or Civil passport or ID;
  • Medical Certificate or medical certificate form 100(for coastal water area seafarers’);
  • It is assumed that trainees undertaking this course will, through on-campus learning and onboard experience, have sufficient familiarity with shipboard operations to understand that leadership and teamworking is an essential part of their role on board at the operational level.

Course Details

Duration 16 hours
language English
Students 1-20

Course Features

  • Lectures 0
  • Quizzes 0
  • Duration 10 weeks
  • Skill level All levels
  • Language English
  • Students 0
  • Assessments Yes