Advanced Fire Fighting Training 5 day - STCW approved

Marine 5 Day Advanced Fire Fighting Course

CMSE Training training facilities are located near to Cork Airport and Ringaskiddy for ease of access by our international and local clients.  See our video for more information on our fire centre.  Private course enquiries welcome.

CMSE Training is approved by the Irish Department of Transport to deliver the 5 day STCW Fire Training.  Attendees come from Ireland, the UK and all over Europe.  Our trainers are all experienced professional fire brigade trainers and our courses include REAL FIRE situations. All equipment and PPE is supplied.

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Course Objectives

The purpose of our course is to improve the marine fire fighting competency of all attendees. Our training is delivered by experienced fire brigade trainers. The course is very hands-on with REAL fire situations. Full fire equipment supplied to course attendees.

Scheduled Dates

Scheduled Courses: This course is only available as a private course. Contact us on 1850 315 415 or email for more details.
Duration: 5 Days

Assessment: Examined during practical session and complete a written examination.
Accreditation: Department of Transport Approved and Full CMSE Training Certification.

Target Audience

Sea farers with a responsibility to respond to a fire situation onboard a ship.

Course Contents

  • The theory of fire
  • Cause of fire on ships
  • Basic fire prevention
  • Breathing apparatus
  • Rescue techniques
  • Practical session including live fire fighting scenarios
  • Theory of combustion
  • Hydrocarbon fires
  • Fire hazards and risks
  • Protective clothing
  • Fire hose and fittings
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Suppression systems
  • Search procedures
  • Ship fire fighting
  • Fire investigation

The five day course also includes modules on:

  • Confined space entry
  • Command and control
For addition info on STCW compliancy please visit the STCW Website

Technical Employment Support Grant (TESG) Funding may be available for Training Courses where applicable.

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