MCA Accredited

Professional Training for Professional Skippers

Ancillary Safety Course

Fire Safety TrainingTo meet the requirements of the new Boatmaster Tier 2 Licence, candidates must undergo training in three disciplines:

  • Personal Survival and Water Safety
  • Fire Safety
  • First Aid

The Boatmaster Centre is authorised by the MCA to deliver Personal Survival & Water Safety and Fire Safety for Boatmasters operating on Category A, B and non-linked C waters. Approved First Aid training can be arranged with other providers if required.



Ancillary Safety courses can be held at any time, subject to a suitable venue being available.

Visit the Course Availability page to see when our next courses are currently scheduled.


Day 1: 0900 - 1730 Combined Water and Fire Safety

Please note – individual Water or Fire courses by arrangement.

What’s included

  • Practical Training
  • Underpinning Knowledge Training
  • Personal training support documents
  • MCA approved certification

What’s NOT included

  • Student accommodation