If you are employed or engaged in any capacity onboard a ship with designated safety or pollution-prevention duties, before being assigned to any shipboard tasks you will be required to successfully complete elements of MCA approved basic training, one of the four elements of basic training is Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting as stated within the STCW Code.
For the issue of a Certificate of Proficiency in Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting you must:
- Be at least 16 years of age
- Successfully complete MCA-approved training in Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting, meeting the standard of competence specified in Section A-VI/1-2 of the STCW Code.
If you are serving onboard ship and are qualified in any of the following, you must, as of the 1st of January 2017, have documentary evidence of either having completed the training course or updated your training within the last 5 years.
Please contact C Force Marine with any questions or further information you may need or for larger bookings.
You'll receive confirmation of your booking within 24 hours of signing up for the course through email.
If you do not receive the email, please check your spam box as sometimes confirmation emails end up there or contact us to verify if required.