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FIRE FIGHTING COURSE FOR VNF SAILORS


Eligibility:

  • The eligibility requirement is as follows,
  • Rate Leading seaman/ Able seaman
    Education Qualification Passed at least 06 subjects in GCE O/L by obtaining at least 03 credits
    Age From 22 to 30 years
    Outcome:

  • 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.
  • Course Content:

  • Duration of the course will be 04 weeks and two courses every year as per the annual training calendar.
  • Activity No of Activities No of Days / Time
    Education Tour 01 02
    Syndicate Presentation 01 Evening
    Endurance march 01 Morning
    Objectives:

  • 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 Theory
    • Firefighting practical Exercises
    • Education Tour
    • Basic First Aid
    • Ropes and Knots
    Uniform:

  • 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.
  • Accommodation:

  • A suitable accommodation is provided within the NMA premises.