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. This makes it easy for our international and local clients to access us.  (See our video of our fire centre.)  Private course enquiries welcome.

CMSE Training is approved by the Irish Department of Transport. We can deliver the 5 day STCW Fire Training.  People come from Ireland, the UK and all over Europe.  Our trainers are experienced professional fire brigade trainers.  Our courses include real life situations. All equipment and PPE is supplied.

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Course Objectives

Purpose is to improve the marine fire fighting competency. The course is very hands. It deals with REAL fire situations. Full fire equipment supplied.

Scheduled Dates

Scheduled Courses: This course is available to private groups only. This allows courses to be targeted towards your own companies needs. To arrange a date for your company please call 1850 315 415. Fill in the form below.  Our Training team will be in contact.
Duration: 5 Days
Assessment: Practical session and written examination.
Accreditation: Department of Transport Approved and Full CMSE Training Certification.

Target Audience

Sea farers whose job is to respond to a fire situation onboard a ship.

Course Contents

  • Theory of fire
  • Cause of fire on ships
  • Basic fire prevention
  • Breathing apparatus
  • Rescue techniques
  • Practical session (live fire fighting)
  • 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:

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

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