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: 20 April 2021 18 May 2021 15 June 2021 3 August 2021 24 August 2021 7 September 2021 19 October 2021
Hours of Study: 2.5 days
(Tuesday 8.30am - 12.00pm, Wednesday & Thursday 8.30am - 4.30pm)
Full Fee: $1,065.00
For information on funding or to enrol, call 1300 308 233 (extension 5)
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.
For a full list of courses, view our latest course guide.
All prices are listed in Australian Dollars (AUD).
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When making flight bookings please ensure you book on a fully refundable basis.
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.