Fire Extinguisher Course

Fire Extinguisher Course

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Fire Extinguisher Course

The Fire Extinguisher Course is designed to give learners the skills and knowledge to be able to use this potentially lifesaving piece of equipment in a safe and effective way. This course automatically forms a part of our Fire Safety and Fire Marshall Courses or it can be run as a standalone course.

We run practical fire extinguisher sessions with our fire marshal and fire safety courses as standard unless requested otherwise.

Who is the Fire Extinguisher Course for?

  • For all staff members to teach them how to safely use of an extinguisher

What is in the Fire Extinguisher Course syllabus?

  • The different types of fire extinguisher and their uses
  • Correct storage & signage
  • Maintenance
  • When and how to use a fire extinguisher
  • Practical extinguisher session with water and CO2 extinguishers

How long does it take to complete the Fire Extinguisher Course?

  • This course is normally completed in 1-2 contact hours.
  • You can have multiple extinguisher sessions in a day, or combine it with other part day fire courses, such as the Fire Marshal Course

What will be included in my Fire Extinguisher Course?

  • Training to national standards
  • Practical fire extinguisher session, with water and CO2 extinguishers. A suitable outside area will be required for this
  • Certificates on successfully completing the course and assessments for each person

How is the Fire Extinguisher Course Assessed?

  • The course is continually assessed by our tutor

How is the Fire Extinguisher Course Certificated, or Accredited?

  • The Fire Extinguisher Course is certificated by Good Skills Training
  • This course is not formally accredited, but will meet your legal requirements for providing suitable training for your staff in the firefighting equipment

How do I renew my Fire Extinguisher Course?

  • There is no formal expiry on Extinguisher Training.
  • Best practice is to renew your knowledge every 3-years
  • The Fire Extinguisher Course is renewed by taking another Fire Extinguisher Course

What routes for progression are there after my Fire Safety Course?

Booking an onsite course:

To enquire about an onsite course for your staff, please either call our head office, 01473 551911, or one of our local offices, or fill in the enquiry form by clicking here