Those who successfully complete this course should be able to demonstrate the minimum standard of competence required to contribute to the enhancement of sea survival and fire fighting.
On completion of this course, participants will be able to:
- Survive at sea in the event of vessel abandonment
- Minimise the risk of fire and maintain a state of readiness to respond to emergency situations involving fire
- Fight and extinguish fires
On successful completion of this course, participants will be issued with an AMSA Course Completion Statement in accordance with AMSA requirements
Participants must already hold a Certificate of Safety Training.
Seafarers with no qualifying sea service in the preceding five (5) years will be required to complete the full AMSA approved STCW short course in Fire Prevention & Fire Fighting and Personal Survival Techniques.