PRACTICAL ACTIVITY

FIGHT AND EXTINGUISH FIRES

 

 

STUDENT NAME:...........................................

 

ACTIVITY (Extracts of elements from TDMMF5507A )

DATE

NOTES

Location, Partial Sign off, etc

Fire hazards on board a vessel are identified, control actions taken & checks maintained for readiness.

1a, 1b, 1c,

 

Appropriate & timely action taken on identifying fire muster signals with concise reportage of fire class.

1c, 2a, 2b, 2c, 2d, 2e, 2g,

 

Correct portable firefighting equipment is selected and used to fight specific classes of fires. The precautions for class E fires are described.

2a, 2b, 2f, 3a, 3b, 4a, 4c, 4d,

 

Fires are correctly extinguished with a fire blanket in accordance with accepted firefighting practice.

3c, 4a,

 

Correct techniques are applied for the use of hose lines to extinguish fires on board a vessel.

3d, 4a,

 

Correct procedures are followed in simulation of  the testing & operation of fixed fire detection and extinguishing systems in machinery spaces.

4a, 4f, 4g, 4i, 4k, 4l, 4m,

 

Appropriate PPEs, techniques & precautions are applied when fighting fires in accordance with regulatory requirements, a vessel’s procedures and established firefighting practice.

Includes timing and sequence of actions, the use of lifelines, containment, boundary cooling and the precautions against re-ignition.

4a, 4b, 4c, 4d,  4e, 4f, 4h,

 

TDMMF5507A  Fight and extinguish fires on board a coastal vessel
MARF002 Follow procedures to minimise and fight fires on board a vessel

These activities align to the TDM07 & MAR competencies at the time of publishing. Current and complete advice must be accessed through the http://training.gov.au/ website:

 

Witness Name, (Position, Qualification & contact details)……………… Signs…………………..

 

 

                             Student Signs…………………………  

 

Competent         Not yet Competent        Required, additional evidence of unit elements: