Advanced Fire Fighting Refresher (MEMACE 697)
Participants: Maximum 6
This course is open to all seafarers who have previously been certified in Advanced Fire Fighting. You must be capable of meeting the physical and professional eligibility requirements for STCW certification, have at least entry-level mariner documents from USCG or a foreign flag state whose mariner credentialing organization will accept USCG documents, but do not have one year of sea time in the last five years for renewal of Advanced Fire Fighting endorsement.
You must be clean-shaven in order to meet the NFPA regulations for SCBA’s; mustaches are OK.
You may bring an extra set of clothes as you can get dirty and there are no showers available.
This course is only the fire fighting portion of the Basic Training Refresher components.
Applicants who successfully complete our Advanced Fire Fighting Refresher course will satisfy the Advanced Fire Fighting Refresher requirements of Section A-VI/3 and Table A-VI/3 of the STCW Code, as amended 2010, and 46 CFR 11.201(h) (1), and 11.303(e).
*Merchant Mariner license holders must contact the US Coast Guard directly for particulars concerning their licenses upgrade or re-certification questions: Call the National Maritime Center at 1-888-427-5662 or visit online at Merchant Mariner Licensing and Documentation.