Passed at least 06 subjects in GCE O/L by obtaining
at least 03 credits
From 22 to 30 years
The successful completion of firefighting course for VNF sailors is eligible for professionally confident to perform duties as firefighters at SLN fire services/ fire units.
Duration of the course will be 04 weeks and two courses every year as per the annual training calendar.
No of Activities
No of Days / Time
To impart sufficient theoretical and practical knowledge on firefighting to sailors of VNF for them to be professionally confident to perform duties as firefighters at SLN fire services/ fire units
Following subjects are covered during the course as per approved syllabus.
Firefighting practical Exercises
Basic First Aid
Ropes and Knots
All the uniform items provided by the Navy has to be taken during the training period by the under trainees. In addition sailors must take a long sleeve white shirt, black trouser, black belt and pair of civil black shoes along with their uniform items.
A suitable accommodation is provided within the NMA premises.