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Posted: June 5, 2019

STAR Center adds new course, Advanced Fire Fighting Refresher, to curriculum


STAR Center has added a new one and one-half (1.5) day Advanced Fire Fighting Refresher course to the curriculum. This course will be needed by American Maritime Officers members and applicants renewing their STCW Advanced Fire Fighting (A-VI/3) Endorsement who have NOT accrued 360 days of sea service in the past five (5) years.

The new course will be offered in conjunction with other STCW-required classes - three-day Basic Training Refresher and four-day Proficiency in Survival Craft (Lifeboat). The start dates for the battery of three courses are:
  • July 15
  • December 9
All eligible AMO members and applicants in need of this training are welcome to submit an application to attend.

Any questions regarding these courses should be directed to STAR Center Director, Member Training, Jerry Pannell at 800-942-3220 Ext. 7507 or via .

Enrollment questions or applications should be directed to Student Services at 800-942-3220 Ext. 201 or via .