Fire and Smoke Training

The goal of this training is to enable crew members to immediately recognize on-board fire or smoke and rapidly gain awareness of situational dynamics, initiate communication with the flight crew and/or take necessary measures to deal with the situation.

At the end of the course student will be able to:

  • Explain how to deal promptly with emergencies involving fire and smoke;
  • Distinguish the importance of identifying the actual source of fire and inform the flight crew immediately;
  • Apply specific actions necessary for co-ordination and assistance, when fire or smoke is discovered;
  • Explain the necessity for frequent checking of potential fire-risk areas including toilets and the associated smoke detectors;
  • Describe the classification of fires and the appropriate type of extinguishing agents and procedures for particular fire situations;
  • Demonstrate the techniques of application of extinguishing agents, the consequences of misapplication, and of use in confined space;
  • List the general procedures of ground based emergency services at aerodromes.
  • Each student will undergo practical training in fire-fighting and handling of fire fighting equipment and practically done Protective Breathing Equipment.

Commission Regulation (EU) No 1178/2011

Validation period:

24mont for IOSA and 36 month for EASA&ICAO


Initial and Refresher 4 hours

Fire Fighting & Smoke Trainer (MPCT)
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