This learning opportunity is designed for Deck Officers, Engineering Officers and Ratings for sea-going operations as well as those restricted to port operations only.
Requirement for all persons wishing to pursue a career at sea and/or who need to remain in-date/current against this competence.
- Minimize the risk of fire and maintain a state of readiness to respond to
any emergency situations involving fire;
- Fight and Extinguish Fires;• Control firefighting operations onboard a ship;
- Organize and train fire parties;
- Investigate and compile reports on incidents involving shipboard fires; and
- Inspect and service fire-detection/suppression systems and firefighting equipment.
- ABET literacy
- Be medically fit for sea