Hampton Roads Marine Firefighting School

DATES: Monday, May 13, 2019 at 7:00 AM (EST) to Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 5:00 PM (EST)

The Port of Virginia and the Virginia Maritime Association are happy to present the 28th Annual Robert E. Rumens Hampton Roads Marine Firefighting School. The school provides six days of training which consists of classroom instruction, firefighting evolutions, vessel tours, exercises, and networking with many different agencies.

We will have a very experienced staff of instructors who will educate responders in the complexities of the maritime environment. The instructors and personnel from the Port of Virginia, the USCG, the Northeastern U.S., and the Delaware Bay area, have extensive background in marine operations, and are looking forward to providing attendees the information and skills necessary to successfully respond to a maritime emergency.

Download the complete Marine Firefighthing School Registration sheet (pdf format)


All participants will need to register at the following link:

Payment for all students must be made at the following link: