What is the Basic Fire Fighting Course?

The Basic Fire Fighting course is a step up from the Basic Fire Awareness course and entails additional firefighting techniques and how to apply them in a safe and correct manner. This course is aimed at preventing fires, creating a prepared environment, and building confidence when faced with this unexpected emergency.

DURATION

1 day

CERTIFICATE VALIDITY

2 years

Basic Fire Fighting Course (BF1) at the Emcare Training Academy
Basic Fire Fighting Course

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COURSE CONTENT

  • Fire Introduction
  • Giving Warning Of A Fire
  • The Burning Process
  • The Fire Tetrahedron
  • Classes Of Fire
  • PPE
  • Extinguishing Mediums And Extinguishers
  • Water
  • Foam
  • Carbon Dioxide
  • Dry Chemical Powder
  • Fire Equipment Requirements
  • Methods Of Operation
  • Operating Procedure
  • Care And Maintenance Of Fire Equipment
  • How Fire Spreads
  • Fire Prevention
  • Fire Hose Reels
  • Fire Buckets
  • Fire Blankets
  • Getting Out Alive
  • Lifting And Carrying Techniques
  • Fire Suppression With Hose And Hydrant Operations
  • Types Of Fire Attacks
  • Emergency Plan Basics
Training

PRE-REQUISITES

  • English proficiency.
  • Local language instructors are available on request for groups of 10+.
Training

VENUE LOCATIONS

  • Available at all Emcare branches.
  • Available at your premises for groups of 10+.
Training

QUALITY ALIGNMENT

  • US12484

Certifications Available

  • CETA
  • LGSETA

Included in Course

  • A4 certificates.
  • Learner manuals.
  • Training equipment.
  • Presentation equipment.
  • For training at your premises travel/accomodation charges may apply.

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