STCW Refresher Advanced Fire Fighting

Who should attend

Seafarers holding an existing STCW-Advanced Fire Fighting (AFF) certificate of proficiency are required to complete this refresher course every five years to maintain proficiency under the STCW 2010 Manila Amendments.

Course highlights

To refresh the directing of fire-fighting operations on board a vessel.

This course meets the requirements of STCW Section A-VI/3.5.

Key facts

Start Date(s)

Thursday 1 June 2023

Thursday 22 June 2023

Thursday 27 July 2023

Thursday 24 August 2023

Thursday 14 September 2023

Thursday 28 September

Thursday 12 October 20232023

Thursday 26 October 2023

Thursday 30 November 2023

Duration One day
Time 8.30am - 3:30pm (approx.)
Study location(s) TBA
Study method
Please contact us for more information
Domestic fees 2022 $637 2023 $685
International fees (NZD) 2022 $637 2023 $685
Course code 941.611
Offered by School of NZ Maritime

Entry requirements


  • Fire Fighting and Fire Prevention valid certification.

Please supply the following prior to attendance:

  • Enrolment Form or Re-enrolment form
  • Attested Passport/Birth Certificate copy
  • Swim Form
  • Medical Certificate

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

Information is correct as at 29 November 2023. The fee quoted is an indicative short course fee. You will be advised of the current fees at the time of enrolment. Short courses stated as eligible for free study in 2024 are based on the 2023 fee structure and subject to funding confirmation for 2024. International Students holding an appropriate visa may enrol on this course. All short course fees are in New Zealand Dollars and inclusive of GST. Manukau Institute of Technology reserves the right to cancel or postpone a course with insufficient enrolments or for any other reason where cancellation is necessary before the course is planned to start. Manukau Institute of Technology is part of Te Pūkenga – New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology. Te Pukenga is accredited under the provisions of the Education and Training Act 2020.