Fire Fighting Centre
The AMC Fire Fighting Centre is located at Bell Bay, 40km north of the main Newnham campus. Staffed by experienced officers, and equipped with a wide range of modern fire fighting equipment, the centre is used to provide students with practical hands-on training in modern marine fire fighting techniques.
Specialised areas provide for fighting liquid and gas fires, fires in helicopters, as well as fires within ships’ superstructures using self-contained breathing apparatus. Trainees receive both theoretical and practical training at the centre. AMCS provides fire fighting training at the centre to marine industry personal in a range of courses.