Basic and Advanced Firefighting
U.S. Coast Guard (Domestic)
This five day course covers the theory, practical assessments and examination requirements for Basic and Advanced Firefighting requirements for U.S. license/endorsement applications. Topics include: Firefighting Theory, Combatting Fire, Fire Prevention, Fighting Fires, Training of Fire Parties, Drills, Contingency Planning and Fire Investigations and Reporting. Four days are delivered in the classroom with a day of practical fire demonstrations at the Connecticut Fire Academy. (Students are responsible for their own transportation. Student facial hair requirements also apply.)
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General Physical Fitness for Practical Demonstration
If you need the Advanced Firefighting Refresher Course instead, click HERE
For information regarding course dates, please contact our Registration Office.
Any applicant who has successfully completed your Combined Basic and Advanced Fire Fighting (NOREMI-125) course will satisfy the: a) Basic Safety Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting training requirements of Section A-VI/1 and Table A- VI/1-2 of the STCW Code and 46 CFR 11.202(b)(2); AND b) Advanced Fire Fighting training requirements of Section A-VI/3 and Table A-VI/3 of the STCW Code; AND (c) Basic and Advanced Fire Fighting training requirements of 46 CFR 11.205(d) and 11.401(g)(1) for an officer endorsement; AND d) Fire Fighting training requirements of 46 CFR 13.207, 13.307(a), 13.407 or 13.507 for any tankerman endorsement.
PRICE: $1,375.00 USD