This course is designed to give seafarers the essential education and training in fire prevention and fire fighting meeting the knowledge, understanding and proficiency (KUP) requirements set out in STCW Table A-V1/1-2.
The course consists of both theory and practical sessions.
The syllabus focuses on: Purpose and duties of the Fire Watcher Work areas; before, during and after the planned work Gas monitoring Platform status Discovering a fire Theory of combustion Fire extinguishers Practical use of fire extinguishers
Personnel required to undertake the duties of a Fire Watcher.
Petrofac Training Services approved certification will be issued on successful completion of the course.
Held at Petrofac Training Services, Forties Road, Montrose, or at other locations where facilities are suitable, including overseas.
Towel, toiletries and a change of clothing are required. Delegates must present photographic ID at the start of the course. Accepted forms are government issued photographic identification, e.g. passport or driving licence.
All delegates will be asked to complete a standard medical questionnaire prior to course commencement.
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