NVIC Method

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STCW Competence Knowledge, Understanding, and Proficiency

Control fire-fighting operations aboard ships

AFF-X1.01 Fire-fighting procedures at sea and in port, with particular emphasis on organization, tactics and command

Condition Behavior Standard

In an approved or accepted course, in simulated shipboard conditions, given a full set of ship’s fire and emergency plans and procedures, and one of the following fire scenarios:

  1. engine-room fire;
  2. cargo hold fire, or
  3. service space fire,

upon receipt of a report or other indication of fire, the candidate takes all required initial actions to alert required parties and dispatch appropriate assistance.

The candidate promptly orders the sounding of the correct signals and takes all required initial actions in a timely manner and in accordance with the ship’s fire and emergency plans and procedures.

MMA Method

In order to satisfy NVIC 09-14 Task 1.1.A , MMA students must:

  • Pass MMA Course FF‑0108 1/C Advanced Firefighting
  • Successfully complete MMA Assessment FF-8ERF Extinguish an engine room fire