Combi Basic Safety/Adv. Fire Fighting Refresher

The training Combi refresher Basic Training and Advanced Fire Fighting (also known as SCOM3) is a three-day refresher training that allows the following certificates to be refreshed:

Basic Training (STCW)
Advanced Fire Fighting

These certificates are valid for 5 years, everyone on board must attend a refresher course every five years to retain their rating. The training complies with the STCW guidelines and is recognized by the Inspectorate for the Environment and Transport (ILENT).

During this training, delegates will deal with realistic situations that may arise on board. The training zooms in on personal survival techniques, fire safety and control, first aid for accidents, safe working practices and social responsibility on board.

This course is certified by the Human Environment and Transport Inspectorate (ILT) under institute code NL007.

Are you interested in this training? Use the ‘Book now’ button to view the schedule and book the training.

This course is practically oriented and simulates the situation on board as much as possible. Besides theory, you practice extreme conditions at sea in our simulation pool and fire safety and control in the Fire & Safety Training Center.

This refresher course covers the following topics according to STCW tables A-VI/1 and A-VI/3:

  • Personnel safety and social responsibility theory and practice
  • Elementary first aid theory and practice
  • Survival Techniques theory and practice
  • Fire fighting theory and practice

What should I bring?

  • Valid identification (passport, identity card, driving license)
  • Valid Certificate of Seafarers Examination
  • Dry underwear
  • Seaman’s book

This course has a five-yearly refresher requirement. If you also hold a Basic Safety (STCW) and/or Proficiency in Survival Craft & Rescue Boats (PSCRB) and/or Advanced Fire Fighting (AFF) certificate that will also expire shortly, you can combine the relevant refresher courses:

SCOM1: Basic Safety refresher+ Proficiency in Survival Craft & Rescue Boats refresher
SCOM2: Basic Safety refresher+ Proficiency in Survival Craft & Rescue Boats refresher+ Advanced Fire Fighting refresher
SCOM3: Basic Safety refresher+ Advanced Fire Fighting refresher

In order to participate to the training, participants need to have:

  • Valid Basic Safety (STCW) certificate
  • Valid Advanced Fire Fighting (AFF) certificate
  • Valid Certificate of Seafarers Examination

To be sent prior to starting the course:

  • Copy of  valid Basic Safety (STCW) certificate
  • Copy of valid Advanced Fire Fighting (AFF) certificate

It is important that we receive the required documents in time, otherwise it will not be possible for us to issue a certificate.

Training times:
We expect the participants at 07.45 on the first training day. The following days start at 08.30. All training days end no later than 16.00, unless the participant attends additional training(s).

The training is given in English. We can organize this training in a different language for groups on request and if necessary with an private interpreter.

Combi Basic Safety/Adv. Fire Fighting (SCOM3) € 1005,-
Combi Basic Safety/Prof. in Survival Craft Refresher (SCOM1) €1005,-
Combi Basic Safety/Adv. Fire Fighting/Prof. in Survival Craft Refresher (SCOM2) € 1265,-
(Optional) seafarers medical certificate + shoulder measurement €160,-