Updated Proficiency in Advanced Fire Fighting
South West Maritime Academy
What is the STCW Updated Proficiency in Advanced Fire Fighting course?
Under the STCW 2010 requirements for training and certification, holders of an Advanced Fire Fighting certificate will require updated proficiency training in Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting, and also Updated Proficiency Advanced Fire Fighting every five years.
THE UAFF Course Content: Learning outcomes - There are four outcomes to the training.
Outcome 1: The learner knows how to control fire fighting operations aboard ship
Outcome 2: The learner knows how to organise and train fire parties
Outcome 3: The learner knows how to inspect and service fire detection and extinguishing systems and equipment
Outcome 4: The learner is able to investigate and compile reports on incidents involving fire