Course Code: 010

Fire ExtinguisherIn this module participants will learn that responding to fires requires an understanding of types of fires and types of extinguishers.  This training is a two part training session comprised of a one-hour theory session and a one-hour practical hands on use of the extinguisher using a planned fire as a demo for the participant to extinguish. 

Participants will:

  • Understand the principles and hazards related to various fire
  • Know the 3 Elements of Fire Chemistry
  • Distinguish between the types of fire extinguishers, A, B, C & D 
  • Complete a questionnaire at the end of the course

Brief lecture, interactive presentation, and video
  • Manager, Maintenance Personnel, Supervisors, Employees and Joint Health and Safety Committee Members
  • Course participation limited to a maximum 20 participants per session.
  • 2 hours theory (1 hour theory and 1 hour practical)
  • Course materials and certificates provided.
  • Extinguisher refills extra