Advanced Fire Fighting

Prerequisites

Please note the following pre-requisite is for entry onto the course and evidence must be provided at enrolment point of the following:

  • A Basic Fire Fighting Certificate (issued by an AMSA approved training provider); or
  • An overseas STCW Advanced Fire Fighting Certificate); or
  • Certificate of Safety, Proficiency or Competency.

Scheduled Dates

Additional courses can be arranged, please contact: searchinfo@amc.edu.au.

Location Start Date End Date Status Register
Launceston, TAS Jul 13 2017 Jul 16 2017 Places Available Register Now
Launceston, TAS Aug 22 2017 Aug 25 2017 Places Available Register Now
Launceston, TAS Aug 29 2017 Sep 01 2017 Places Available Register Now
Launceston, TAS Oct 13 2017 Oct 16 2017 Places Available Register Now
Launceston, TAS Oct 18 2017 Oct 21 2017 Places Available Register Now
Launceston, TAS Oct 28 2017 Oct 31 2017 Places Available Register Now
Launceston, TAS Nov 22 2017 Nov 25 2017 Places Available Register Now
Launceston, TAS Dec 07 2017 Dec 10 2017 Places Available Register Now

Course Registration

Acknowledgement of registration will be provided by return email. Confirmation of registration is provided upon payment of the course fees, and subject to AMCS Registration Terms.

Course Fee

AUD $1,950 (GST not applicable)

Duration

4 days

Course Fee Include

  • Course notes and writing materials
  • Morning and afternoon tea
  • Inter-campus transfers
  • Complimentary WIFI access

AMCS Registration Terms

To secure your enrolment, payment of 50% of the course fee is required.  Cancellations up to 15 working days prior to the scheduled date will be accepted without penalty.  Cancellations less than 15 working days will be subject to 100% cancellation fee.

AMCS reserves the right to cancel the course if insufficient registrations have been received by seven days from commencement of course.  Any fees paid for cancelled courses will be refunded in full.

When making flight bookings please ensure you book on a fully refundable basis.

Course Aim

The purpose of this course is to provide participants with the skills and knowledge required to respond effectively as a key member of the on board command fire fighting team and manage shipboard fire prevention, coordinate tactical fire fighting and use and maintain fire fighting and fire detection equipment carried on merchant vessels.

Certification

The following certificate will be issued by AMC to participants who successfully complete the course and provide documentary evidence to satisfy the pre-requisites:

  • Advanced Fire (AMSA approved) meeting the requirements of STCW Reg VI/3 and Code Section A-VI/3, Table A-VI/3.

100% attendance, full participation and completion of all practical exercises is required in order to successfully complete the course and qualify for the issue of the course Certificate.

Location Information

This course is based at the Australian Maritime College, Newnham Campus in Launceston Tasmania.

Participants arriving at Launceston Airport should make their way to the Australian Maritime College, Newnham Drive, Newnham.  Taxi fare from the airport is approximately $55.00.

Parking:  Complimentary car parking is provided on campus in areas designated to AMCS participants and clients.

Accommodation Options

On-campus accommodation can be reserved via the online enrolment form. Further information is provided here, together with off-campus options.

Payment Options

To secure a course registration, payment of the course fee are required (or at minimum of 50% deposit). Payment methods accepted:

  • Credit Card (online or via (03) 6324-9850)
  • Bank Deposit
  • Cheque/Money Order
  • Company Invoice (approved companies only)

Detailed payment options will be made available after registration is submitted.