Candidates should have completed JVD171 Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting.
To provide the student with the skills and knowledge required to take command, organise and train fire parties and control fire fighting operations. The student will have acquired knowledge of fire prevention and an ability to inspect and service fire detection and extinguishing systems and equipment. The student will also be able to investigate and report on incidents involving fire.
Equivalent to: MARF011 Manage fire-fighting and fire prevention activities on board a vessel.
|Unit name||Advanced Fire Fighting|
|Faculty/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
Theory and Practical: relevant AMSA approved staff
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Launceston||AMC MT Main Block 1||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
|Launceston||AMC MT Main Block 3||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
|Launceston||AMC MT Post Block 4||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
|AMC MT Main Block 1||1/2/2021||10/6/2021||18/6/2021||13/6/2021|
|AMC MT Main Block 3||14/6/2021||11/11/2021||12/11/2021||14/11/2021|
|AMC MT Post Block 4||15/11/2021||22/12/2021||25/12/2021||26/12/2021|
* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1||Approved Pathway Student Contribution 2||Domestic Full Fee|
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PrerequisitesJVD171 Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting
2 day theoretical classroom lectures at Newnham campus and 2 day practical application at Bell Bay fire ground.
* Individual and Group Practical assessment
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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