Basic Fire Fighting (ALAVTC-53)

Official Title
Basic Fire Fighting (ALAVTC-53)
U. S. Coast Guard and STCW Approved Class

Basic Fire Fighting (sixteen hours) This course trains mariners in preventing, fighting and extinguishing fires aboard vessels. This component fulfills the USCG requirements for Basic Fire Fighting endorsement of certain licenses and meets the requirements of STCW Section A-VI/1, Table A-VI/1-2.

This course meets the training and competency requirements of STCW Code, as amended 2010, Section A-VI/1 and 46 CFR 11.302(a)(1). And 46 CFR 12.602(a)(1) AND have performed all practical demonstrations as guided by the applicable section within Basic Training NVIC 08-14. 


16 years old and older.  Clean shaven for basic fire fighting.

Cost of Course
Room and Board
Books (Provided by AVTEC)