mandatory approved course in accordance with Ch.VI of the STCW 1978, as amended
Number of Trainees
4 days, 30 training hours
340 BGN for course held in Bulgarian;
The course aims to prepare the trainees to meet the minimum standards of competence in advanced fire fighting. The skills and knowledge obtained during the course will help the seafarer to improve his occupational communications and to develop a new understanding of the necessity to protect the environment. Entry Standards - The course is open to seafarers completed basic training in firefighting and fire prevention, an appropriate certificate for medical fitness and aged 18.
Training facilities - theory is carried out in specialized lab at the main building of the BMTC and practical drills are carried out at the fire fighting ground in industrual zone, and on board training vessel "Petar Beron" Requirements to the trainees: The course is mandatory and it succsessful completion depends of the trainees active participation, level of knowledge shown on written test and confidents demosntration of the skills gained and improved.
After successful course participation Bulgarian Maritime Administration issues certificate valid for 5 years. The course is carried out in English on customer request.