About this course
Qualifying learners can select and use the appropriate firefighting equipment to extinguish or control fires in the workplace.
1. Types of Fires
a) Definition of a fire
b) Elements of a fire
c) Classification of fire
d) Conditions of a fire
e) Common sources of heat
f) Transmission ways in which a fire spread
2. Fire Prevention
a) Goals of fire prevention
b) Fire hazards
c) Preventative measures
a) Why is good housekeeping important?
b) General housekeeping guideline
c) Do’s and don’ts
4. Fire Fighting
a) Know the use of different types of fire extinguishers
b) How to operate a fire extinguisher
c) Fire hoses
5. Fighting Fire
a) Make the correct decision in the process of fighting a fire
b) Fighting a fire
c) Fighting the fire
d) Procedure after the fire
e) Handing over to the emergency services
g) Methods of extinguishment
This course is targeted at;
– HSE Representatives
– Security personnel
SAIOSH (South African Institute of Occupational Safety and Health), a professional body recognised by SAQA.
Course Accredited with 5 CPD credits.
This eLearning course may be completed from 8hrs up to 6 weeks from registration.
Students are required to complete a questionnaire.
There are no exams for this course.
R660 all inclusive, once off cost.
Upon completion of this course, students will be awarded a Bloem First Aid Academy Certificate.