First Person on Scene (FPOS) course delegate
Duration 4 Days
This MCA approved training programme is intended to meet the requirements set out in Section A-VI/3 of the STCW code. To ensure knowledge and techniques required for fighting fire with particular emphasis on organisation, tactics and command and control.
The training programme also meets the requirements of the Norwegian NMD and IMO STCW standards.
Aims & Structure
The training programme is aimed to deliver competence based training of advanced fire fighting techniques. Delegates will refresh there basic fire skills and gain knowledge of command and control of fire teams, the organisation and training of onboard fire parties and investigation and reporting of fire incidents onboard vessels. Delegates will be assed by qualified assessors against the competences contained within the STCW code.
Delegates must have previously attended Fire Prevention and Fire fighting training course or equivelant and have at least six months seagoing service.
Competence-assessed classroom and practical training in:
Candidates satisfying the criteria and demonstrating competence on-course will be issued with certificates complying with the STCW95 Code.