This U.S. Coast Guard (USCG)-approved course offers classroom and practical training on emergency procedures, pollution prevention, safe onboard working practices, and skills regarding social interaction both onboard and on shore.
Any applicant successfully completing this four-hour course and presenting our Certificate of Training at a U.S. Coast Guard Regional Exam Center satisfies the requirements of 46 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) 10.205(i)(4)and Table A-V1/1-4 of the Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping (STCW) code.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Course Completion Requirements
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.
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.
TopicsSafe working practices+Emergency procedures compliance+Relationship training (roles and responsibilities)+Substance abuse awareness+Stress management techniques+Conflict resolution actions+Sociability skills (personnel and shipboard safety)+Discrimination and harassment in the workplace
Maritime and offshore petroleum industry personnel
Continuing Education and Professional CreditsU.S. Coast Guard
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.
If you have trouble registering through the online registration system, contact the Marine Firefighting Program at (979) 845-1152 or Cynthia.Ford@teex.tamu.edu.