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SSMAR0017

Prevent, Control and Fight Fires on Board a Vessel (Advanced Firefighting) Skill Set

Advanced Fire

On meeting the minimum standard of competence in advanced fire-fighting, you will be competent to take command, organise and train fire parties and control fire-fighting operations.

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TIME 4 days / Full Time NEXT START DATE 17 Oct 2022
STUDY LOCATIONS Far North Queensland
WAYS TO STUDY On Campus
WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Full Fee
$2,015

Course overview

This course covers the requirements of the 1995 STCW Reg VI/3, Convention Chapter VI, Code Section A-VI/3 and Table A-VI/3.

On meeting the minimum standard of competence in advanced fire-fighting, you will be:

  • competent to take command, organise and train fire parties and control fire-fighting operations;
  • have the acquired knowledge of fire prevention and an ability to inspect and service fire detection and extinguishing systems and equipment; and
  • will also be able to investigate and report on incidents involving fire.

Course outcome:

Statement of Attainment

What you will study.

The successful achievement of this course requires you to complete the unit listed below.

  • UNIT CODE
  • UNIT NAME

  • UNIT CODE
  • MARF044
    Prevent, control and fight fires on board a vessel (advanced firefighting)
    UNIT CODE :
    MARF044
    Unit description :
    This unit involves the skills and knowledge required to manage firefighting and fire prevention activities onboard a vessel (advanced firefighting).
  • UNIT NAME
  • Prevent, control and fight fires on board a vessel (advanced firefighting)
Ways to study
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Great Barrier Reef International Marine College
17 Oct 2022
4 days
Full time 4 days
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Classroom
  • Full fee: $2,015

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Prevent, Control and Fight Fires on Board a Vessel (Advanced Firefighting) Skill Set

COURSE CODE: SSMAR0017
Payment Options

How can I pay for this course?

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what’s right for you, get in touch. We’re here to help. 

Payment plan

If you have difficulty paying for the full cost of a course upfront, you may be eligible for a payment plan.

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Upfront payment

This may be the full fee for the course, or the student contribution amount if you are eligible for a subsidy or concession.

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Important Information

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Selection criteria

You will be required to display to your teacher your STCW Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting Certificate or AMSA issued Certificate of safety Training Certificate of Competency at the course induction.

Resources Required

No specific resources are required to successfully complete this course.

It is recommended that you have access to a reliable internet connection to access TAFE Queensland's online learning system Connect, and a computer with up-to-date software, including Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat Reader and Adobe Flash Player. This equipment and software is available for use at all TAFE Queensland locations.

Need to know

For further certification information, visit AMSA 

Pathways

University Pathways.

If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas may give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities.

Learn more about University Pathways

  • James Cook University
  • Southern Cross University
  • University of Canberra
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • Federation University
  • University of Southern Queensland

How to Apply

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