COURSE A -

 

BASIC FIRE PROTECTION TRAINING

 

APPLICABLE TO:     ALL STAFF

DURATION:              1 .5 HOURS

 

This course provides an overview of the causes of fire, what to do in the event of a fire and an introduction to the firefighting equipment available. There are many different types of firefighting equipment including different types fire extinguishers.  Using the correct firefighting equipment is critical to bringing the fire under control in the safest way.

This course covers instruction in the following:

  • The cost of fire

  • Causes of fire

  • Classes and types of fire

  • Types of fire extinguishers

  • Use of fire extinguishers

  • Types of fire alarm

  • Raising the alarm