Note: It shall be the policy of this school that all students provide appropriate photo identification upon enrollment. Students must be clean shaven for this class to ensure proper fitting of SCBA mask. Clothing: Long pants, closed toed shoes with socks, short sleeve shirt (no tank tops) Students must be able to swim or float unassisted for 60 seconds
This course is for applicants who cannot meet the requirement for one year of sea service within the last five years, as described in 46 CFR 11.302(c) or 46 CFR 12.602(c). They will be required to meet the requirements of 46 CFR 11.302(a) or 46 CFR 12.602(e) by completing an approved refresher training. The student should have the agility, strength and flexibility to maintain balance on a moving deck, rapidly don firefighting personal protection equipment, handle physical labor, climb vertical ladders, handle moderate weights (from 30 to 60 pounds), and haul/move 50 to 100 foot lengths of charged fire hoses. Pursuant to National Maritime Center Policy Letter 11-02.