Basic Firefighting


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Confident Captain/Ocean Pros offers a 16-Hour Basic Fire Fighting module which is instructed in compliance with STCW ’10 Code A – VI/1-2. Topics include shipboard fire fighting organization, the elements of fire and explosion, types of ignition, fire and smoke detection, breathing apparatus use and automatic alarm system familiarization.

CC/OP trainees will fight and extinguish actual fires using personal equipment, appliances methods and various agents. The module includes seminar and practical instruction taught by licensed and certified fire fighting professionals. It takes two days to complete and is followed by a written exam.


All candidates must be 18 years old, have a firm understanding of the English language, be in reasonable physical health, and be able to walk, crawl, and carry a 45 pound sack on their back.

Price: $650

Course Duration: 16hrs

Schedule: 8:30am-5pm

Location: 344 Aquidneck Avenue / Middletown, RI 02842

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