Boat Fire Safety Course

Solent Staff Fire Training traditionally provide training in the workplace, but we are now in a position to offer our courses to private homeowners and leisure craft owners. Our most recent course is our `Fire Safety Afloat’ course. It’s a course specifically designed to aid boat, yacht and leisure craft owners in fire safety and safe & effective fire extinguisher use. A crucial element to a safe and pleasurable pastime.


Fire on yacht


 “You can’t run away from a fire on a boat!!!”

The course is a short but informative session designed & presented by maritime trained Fire Service professionals for people who own or run boats, yachts or other leisure craft including a valuable `hands on practical extinguisher element’ on live fires.

The course itself is held on-site and consists of a presentation via laptop or projector, followed by a practical fire extinguisher session on controlled live fires. Usually the course lasts between one to one & a half hours depending on craft size and number of delegates.

Content covered; Statistics, Smoke alarms, Gas detectors, Cooking & heating, boat housekeeping, Fuel & power safety, Emergency & reaction plan, Extinguisher theory, Extinguisher practical. (Suitable outside area required for practical).

Please call us for more information on 01794 514966.