Through innovative technology, you will gain practical experience in extinguishing real fires in a safe environment.
AVELING’s fire training simulator provides a clean, safe and cost-effective fire training environment without the use of dry chemicals or CO2.
You will have the opportunity to extinguish live flames by learning the procedures to roll out, discharge and wind up fire hose reels, and utilise a fire blanket.
You will also gain the necessary theoretical knowledge to classify types of fires and select appropriate portable firefighting equipment.
While this course is suitable for anyone who wants to learn how to operate simple firefighting equipment whether at work or home, it is particularly recommended for employees and OSH representatives in the following industries: construction, mining, resources, manufacturing, administrative areas and retail.
Please note: Candidates are required to wear enclosed footwear, a long sleeved shirt, and trousers made of non-flammable material.
At the end of this course, participants will be able to:
- Identify and classify fire types and fire extinguishers;
- Use a fire extinguisher to extinguish a fire; and,
- Demonstrate the correct usage of a fire hose reel and blankets.
Unit of Competency
CPPFES2005A Demonstrate first attack firefighting equipment