MAR001 – 16.00 Hours


Dates Location Class Price
Details 12/06/21 – 12/07/21 College Station, TX FP MAR001 159 $800.00 Register
Details 01/31/22 – 02/01/22 College Station, TX FP MAR001 160 $800.00 Register
Details 02/21/22 – 02/22/22 College Station, TX FP MAR001 161 $800.00 Register
Details 03/21/22 – 03/22/22 College Station, TX FP MAR001 162 $800.00 Register
Details 04/25/22 – 04/26/22 College Station, TX FP MAR001 163 $800.00 Register
Details 05/09/22 – 05/10/22 College Station, TX FP MAR001 164 $800.00 Register
Details 06/20/22 – 06/21/22 College Station, TX FP MAR001 165 $800.00 Register
Details 08/22/22 – 08/23/22 College Station, TX FP MAR001 166 $800.00 Register
Details 09/19/22 – 09/20/22 College Station, TX FP MAR001 167 $800.00 Register
Details 10/10/22 – 10/11/22 College Station, TX FP MAR001 168 $800.00 Register
Details 10/31/22 – 11/01/22 College Station, TX FP MAR001 169 $800.00 Register
Details 11/28/22 – 11/29/22 College Station, TX FP MAR001 170 $800.00 Register
Details 12/12/22 – 12/13/22 College Station, TX FP MAR001 171 $800.00 Register

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (866) 878-8900 or to get the latest schedule.

Course Description

This U.S. Coast Guard (USCG)-approved course emphasizes hands-on training that provides you with the skills necessary to effectively participate as a member of an emergency response team aboard a merchant vessel or offshore facility. This course provides personnel, licensed or unlicensed, with thorough training and hands-on practice in the techniques of marine firefighting.

This course satisfies the Fire Fighting training requirements of 46 CFR13.121(e)(3); AND the Basic Fire Fighting standards of competence required by 46 CFR 11.302(a)(2) and 12.602(a)(2); AND the Basic Fire Fighting standards of competence required by STCW Code Section A-VI/1 and Table A-VI/1-2. as amended 2010, meeting the National Assessment Guidelines from NVIC 08-14 Tasks 2.1.A through 3.8.D inclusive; AND The Basic Fire Fighting requirements in 46 CFR 11.201(h)(2) [Basic only] and 46 CFR 11.201(h)(3); AND, the Fire Fighting requirements for a national tankerman endorsement in 46 CFR 13.201(c)(3), 13.301(c)(3); 13.401(d) and 13.501(c)(3). Applicants who have successfully completed this course need not present completed “Task Control Sheets” for these assessments in application for STCW certification.


There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

Course Attire/Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) 

  • For field exercises, TEEX will provide participants PPE compliant to the Level 4 requirements in the ESTI Student Safety Manual.
  • Participants are required to participate in hands-on activities utilizing Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) and therefore must be clean shaven while attending class. Facial hair must not be present where the SCBA mask seal contacts the skin. Mustaches and normal sideburns are permitted.
  • For classroom activities, participants must wear full length pants, closed-toe shoes, and short sleeve / long sleeve shirts (no sleeveless shirts).

U.S. Coast Guard Requirement

All participants attending a U.S. Coast Guard approved course are required to provide a photo ID on the first day of class. This could include a driver’s license, MMD, Passport, Armed Forces ID, etc.

Attendance Requirements

Class attendance is an essential part of the education process and participants in TEEX courses are expected to attend all class sessions and field exercises. This course requires participants to attend 100% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. 


Physical Recommendation

Due to the strenuous nature of class activities, you should secure a professional evaluation of your physical condition prior to enrolling in this course.


  • Chemistry of fire
  • Fire behavior and classification
  • Fire detection systems
  • Fire hose and nozzles
  • Fire party organization
  • Fire prevention
  • Firefighting equipment
  • Fixed fire extinguishing systems
  • Foam Application
  • Portable extinguishers
  • Protective clothing
  • Search and rescue
  • Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus

Suggested Audience

Maritime and offshore petroleum industry personnel.

Continuing Education And Professional Credits

  • U.S. Coast Guard

Other Information

Class Location and Travel Information

Classes are conducted in Building #71

Brayton Fire Training Field
1595 Nuclear Science Road
College Station, Texas

The Bryan-College Station Convention and Visitors Bureau maintains a list of local hotels

Registration Questions

If you have trouble registering through the online registration system, contact the Marine Firefighting Program at (979) 845-1152 or

Contact Information

Kirk Richardson

Training Manager
Phone: (979) 845-1158 | Toll-Free: (979) 845-3831

Payment Info

  • Credit Card – Complete online registration or call (979) 845-2130
  • Purchase Order – Complete online registration and send a copy of PO documentation within 48 hours to


TEEX Policies
TEEX Participant Handbook

Participants are required to follow the guidelines in the ESTI Student Safety Manual.

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