STCW Fire Fighting and Fire Prevention

Who should attend

All persons seeking employment on board commercial ships

Those seafarers wishing to renew their Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting certificate of proficiency but do not have sufficient sea service to meet the criteria for the Refresher course.

Course highlights

This course is part of the mandatory ‘STCW basic safety training’ for all seafarers. It deals with the precautions needed to minimise the risk of fires, how fires are caused and how to extinguish them.

The course meets the requirements for STCW Section A-VI/

Key facts

Start Date(s)

Enquire upon application for start dates

Duration Three days
Time 9am - 4pm
Study location(s) MIT Mahurangi
Study method
Please contact us for more information
Domestic fees $1,220 (approx.)
International fees (NZD) NZD$1,220 (approx.)
Course code 941.416
Offered by School of NZ Maritime

For more information email, phone 0800 62 62 52 or enquire below.

Information is correct as at October 2019. Programme fees are based on a full-time student and may vary depending on your final selection of courses that make up your programme. To provide you with an indication of costs, the approximate fees quoted in this publication are based on the indicative 2020 fee structure. The indicative programme fees for 2020 do not include the Compulsory Student Services Fee (CSSF). The CSSF is an additional levy to your 2020 programme or course fees. Further information about the CSSF can be found here Programmes stated as eligible for free study in 2020 are based on the 2019 fee structure and subject to funding confirmation for 2020. All fees are in New Zealand Dollars. You will be advised of the current fees at the time of enrolment. All courses and programmes will proceed subject to numbers and academic approval. Manukau Institute of Technology is accredited under the provisions of the Education Act 1989. International students must study in class and will not be able to enrol for online study options.