What is the Basic Fire Fighting Course?

The Basic Fire Fighting / Fire Marshal Course equips learners with the knowledge to identify, contain, prevent and extinguish different types of fires using basic firefighting equipment.  Learners are taught basic 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 an unexpected fire emergency.

DURATION

1 day

CERTIFICATE VALIDITY

2 years

Basic Fire Fighting / Fire Marshal Course (BFF) 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 read/write 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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