Operate Fire Fighting Equipment
Fire Extinguisher Awareness training
2 Hour Practical Course
We offer a practical awareness training course which provides participants with the skills and knowledge to confidently use the fire safety equipment within their workplace. The course covers demonstrating the use of a portable fire extinguisher (3 types), a fire hose reel and a fire blanket. The session is run in accordance with relevant legislation including occupational health and safety (OHS) policies and procedures.
- Determine the classification and fire type
Select the appropriate fire extinguisher to attack the fire. Demonstrate usage of fire extinguishers safely according to the manufacturers’ instructions, and in accordance with relevant OHS and workplace policies and procedures.
- Demonstrate correct usage of a fire hose reel
Demonstrate usage of the hose reel safely according to manufacturers’ instructions and in accordance with relevant OHS and workplace policies and procedures. Turn off water in the approved sequence and check the hose reel for leaks. Rewind the hose reel correctly after use.
- Demonstrate correct usage of a fire blanket
Demonstrate usage of the fire blanket safely according to manufacturers’ instructions and in accordance with the relevant OHS and workplace policies and procedures.
The face to face training is 2 hours and covers both theory and practical aspects of Fire Extinguisher Awareness Training.
The Fire Awareness course can be customised to meet your industry requirements. Our trainers guarantee a professional learning experience and students who pass the course receive certification.
We can also help you set up your warden training and site emergency evacuation and train wardens to the standards required.
Contact Ron on 0419 431515 to confirm a place or make further inquiries.