Course Description


This course is designed to give seafarers essential education and training in fire fighting and operations on board tankers (oil, chemical, or liquefied gas) to meet the knowledge, understanding and proficiency requirements set out in STCW Tables A-V/1-1-1 and A/V/1-2-1 for oil and chemical tankers and liquefied gas tanker cargo.
By the end of the training, the participant will be able to carry out fire fighting operations on board tankers:
• They will be able to describe typical tanker fire response and fire fighting organisation and procedures
• Identify the special hazards associated with cargo handling and transportation of hazardous and noxious liquids and liquefied gases in bulk
• Carry out the initial actions on discovering a fire
• Describe the correct fire fighting agents used to extinguish oil, chemical and liquefied gas fires
• Describe the use of fixed deck fire fighting equipment including dry powder and foam
• Demonstrate as a team member use of the deck foam monitor and use of a deck dry power installation
• Demonstrate and use portable fire fighting foam equipment
• Describe spill containment in relation to fire fighting operations


Duration: 1 Day
Batch DatesLocation / ModeTimingFeesBook Now
01 Jun 2024 - 01 Jun 2024KILPAUK, CHENNAI - Physical class only5.45 to 17.0014900Rs
20 Jul 2024 - 20 Jul 2024KILPAUK, CHENNAI - Physical class only5.45 to 17.0014900Rs
17 Aug 2024 - 17 Aug 2024KILPAUK, CHENNAI - Physical class only5.45 to 17.0014900Rs
21 Sep 2024 - 21 Sep 2024KILPAUK, CHENNAI - Physical class only5.45 to 17.0014900Rs
19 Oct 2024 - 19 Oct 2024KILPAUK, CHENNAI - Physical class only5.45 to 17.0014900Rs

Eligibility


  • Those undertaking this training must have completed Fire Prevention and Fire fighting (Section A-VI/1-2 of STCW) or be in the process of completing it or similar training acceptable to the MCA
  • Non-Indian Participants need to hold a Student Visa to India to undergo the course

 

Documents Required


  • Basic FPFF(Any Administration approved by MCA),
  • CDC
  • Passport
  • Stamp/Passport size photo in formals

The above certificates can be merged and uploaded on the HIMT Student Portal. 

Details


Tanker Fire Fighting - As per MCA MNTB Guidelines:
Outcome: The learner knows how to carry out fire fighting operations on board tankers
(oil, chemical, liquefied gas).

Learning objectives:

  • Describe typical tanker fire response and fire fighting organization and
  • procedures, including:
    • Fire control plans and equipment location;
    • Team make-up and leadership;
    • PPE requirements and dressing for firefighting;
    • Equipment being ready for immediate use;
    • Use of equipment within a fire team;
    • Communication methods and their limitations.
  • Identify the special hazards associated with cargo handling and transportation of
  • hazardous and noxious liquids and liquefied gases in bulk.
  • Carry out the initial actions on discovering a fire.
  • Describe the correct fire-fighting agents used to extinguish oil, chemical and
  • liquefied gas fires.
  • Describe the use of fixed deck fire-fighting equipment including dry powder and foam.
  • Demonstrate, as a team member, use of the deck foam monitor and use of a deck dry
  • powder installation.
  • Demonstrate and use portable fire-fighting foam equipment.
  • Describe spill containment in relation to fire-fighting operations.

Batch dates are tentative depending on the minimum number of participants  

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