Develop skills in the operation of fire fighting equipment and actions to be taken in the event of a fire on board a ship. This course is one of the components required to obtain an AMSA issued Certificate of Safety Training (CoST), which is the minimum mandatory qualification required to serve on board vessels in international waters.
Location - Cairns: Great Barrier Reef International Marine College, 55-61 Tingira Street, Portsmith
Dates: 4 December 2018 22 January 2019 19 February 2019 26 March 2019 14 May 2019 18 June 2019 23 July 2019 20 August 2019 24 September 2019 19 October 2019 29 October 2019 17 December 2019
Hours of Study: 2.5 days
(Tuesday 8.30am - 12.00pm, Wednesday & Thursday 8.30am - 4.30pm)
Full Fee: $1,000.00
For information on funding or to enrol, call 1300 308 233
Please note that course dates and fee structures are subject to change.
Prevent and fight fires on board a vessel
You must be a minimum of 16 years of age.
Assessment involves written assignments, tests and practical demonstration of skills.
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
RPL recognises your existing experience gained through life or work for which you may not have obtained a formal qualification. We will work with you to identify your existing skills and knowledge and assess if you can then achieve a full or part qualification. This also helps to avoid unnecessary duplication of training.
For information on funding or to enrol, call 1300 308 233.
For course information, call (07) 4041 9813.
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All prices are listed in Australian Dollars (AUD).
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GBRIMC reserves the right to cancel the course if insufficient enrolments have been received by seven days prior to commencement of course.
Any fees paid for cancelled courses will be refunded in full.