Courses & Units

Advanced Fire Fighting JVD210

Note:

Candidates should have completed JVD171 Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting.

Introduction

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.

Summary

Unit name Advanced Fire Fighting
Unit code JVD210
Credit points 3.85
College/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
Discipline Seafaring and Maritime Operations
Coordinator Mr Anthony Beckett
Available as student elective? No
Delivered By University of Tasmania
Level Intermediate

Availability

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

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
AMC MT Main Block 3 13/6/2022 10/11/2022 11/11/2022 13/11/2022
AMC MT Main Block 1 31/1/2022 9/6/2022 10/6/2022 12/6/2022
AMC MT Post Block 4 14/11/2022 21/12/2022 24/12/2022 25/12/2022

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Unit census dates currently displaying for 2022 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2022 will be available from the 1st October 2021. Note census date cutoff is 11.59pm AEST (AEDT during October to March).

About Census Dates

Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
031705 $308.00 $308.00 not applicable $870.41

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4 Please refer to more information on eligibility for FEE-HELP.

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Teaching

Teaching Pattern

2 day theoretical classroom lectures at Newnham campus and 2 day practical application at Bell Bay fire ground.

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Textbooks

Required

Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.

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