Confident Captain/Ocean Pros offers a 16-Hour Basic Fire Fighting module which is instructed in compliance with STCW ’10 Code A – VI/1-2. Topics include shipboard fire fighting organization, the elements of fire and explosion, types of ignition, fire and smoke detection, breathing apparatus use and automatic alarm system familiarization.
CC/OP trainees will fight and extinguish actual fires using personal equipment, appliances methods and various agents. The module includes seminar and practical instruction taught by licensed and certified fire fighting professionals. It takes two days to complete and is followed by a written exam.