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Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting (STCW A-VI/1-2)

Duration: Two and a half days

Prerequisites: ENG1 medical certificate, or equivalent, as an indicator of fitness and/or an assessment for fitness carried out by LJMU.

Accreditation/Approvals: MCA as per the STCW Code section STCW A-VI/I-2

Overviews: This two and a half day course provides training to the new seafarers who are about to join their first ship and prepares them for taking first aid actions for fighting fires on-board a ship.

After having completed this course, they can take actions according to ship’s prescribed procedures but more importantly understand the precautions required to mitigate risks that may lead to a fire on-board.

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