Advanced Firefighting

Our 32-hour Advanced Firefighting course is USCG and STCW approved. In this class you will learn the following:

  • Advanced firefighting tactics and strategies
  • Ventilation
  • Large hose line handling
  • Multiple-story firefighting
  • Search and rescue
  • Confined space rescue

The live fire training portion of this course is conducted at the Washington State Fire Training Academy. Using their ship and engine room mock-up facility, you get excellent hands-on training extinguishing Class A and Class B fires in realistic environments. The WSFTA instructors are firefighters with years of maritime experience.

What to bring

You need some basic items to be prepared for this course. For firefighting, we recommend levis/sweatpants and a t-shirt to wear under the bunker gear. Synthetic clothing, tank tops, and shorts are not recommended. A change of clothes is also recommended. A tight seal on the face mask is a must and a requirement for participation. Bring a sack lunch and water.

Course $900.00

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Compass Courses’ passion is to provide current and future seafarers with the knowledge, understanding, and proficiencies they need to be successful and safe through quality training on a reliable schedule.

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When

We teach classes everyday. Check our class schedule to find a course that works for you.


Where

110 West Dayton Street, Suite 110
Edmonds, WA 98020


How

To sign up for a course, call 425-778-1923. You can also email us with any questions at admin@compasscourses.com.

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Our in-lieu-of-exam courses make it possible for you to take the USCG exams at our school. Our Master License courses offer two weeks of classroom instruction by professional, licensed captains.

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