BASIC FIRE FIGHTING

This basic fire-fighting course equips learners with the knowledge and skills to manage and extinguish fires in the office or home.

It is considered a minimum requirement to be met by company employees, by governing bodies such as the Department of Labour.


DURATION
1 DAY (8 HOURS)

CERTIFICATE VALIDITY
2 YEARS FROM ISSUE

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COURSE CONTENT

  • Fire introduction
  • Fire equipment requirements
  • Giving warning of a fire
  • Methods of operation
  • The burning process
  • Operating procedure
  • The fire tetrahedron
  • Care and maintenance of fire equipment
  • Classes of fire
  • How fire spreads
  • PPE
  • Fire prevention
  • Extinguishers and extinguishing mediums (Water, Foam, Carbon Dioxide, Dry Chemical Powder)
  • Fire hose reels, blankets, and buckets
  • Getting out alive
  • Lifting and carrying techniques
  • Emergency plan basics
 
 
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PRE-REQUISITES
  • English proficiency
  • Local language instructors are available on request for groups of 10+
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VENUE LOCATIONS
  • Available at all branches & agents.
  • Available on-site at your premises for groups of 10+
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UNIT STANDARD ALIGNMENT
  • US12484.
  • LGSETA Accredited : US115224.
 
 
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HEAD OFFICE
Eastwood Office Park, Unit 13, 11B Riley Road, Bedfordview, 2007, Johannesburg, Gauteng Province, RSA


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0861 362 273


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