Fire poses a serious risk to us all, whether at work, school or in the home. It moves incredibly fast and can quickly destroy a business or home.
Workplaces are often likely to contain many fire hazards. Knowing how to extinguish a fire can be life-saving.
This certificated course will provide you with an understanding of the different types of fire extinguishers and give you the practical skills to put out a fire using the correct equipment.
Eligible for NZQA unit standards 3271 and 4647.
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This 4-hour course provides students with an understanding of the different types of fire extinguishers and give you the practical skills to put out a fire using the correct equipment.
MediTrain can organise both fire extinguisher and fire safety training for all of your staff or a selected group of employees who will be team leaders or wardens in the event of a fire.
Onsite group bookings - we offer group bookings for businesses or groups of people. The course will be held at your business premises or a suitable alternative. If you would like to book a group session please book here.
Course contents include:
The Unit Standards associated with this course are:
3271 Suppress fire using hand extinguishers and fixed hose reels - Level 2, Credits 1
4647 Demonstrate knowledge of the basic principles of fire science - Level 2, Credits 1
If you would like these credits logged with NZQA, please provide your National Student Number (NSN) and your date of birth to your MediTrain Instructor.
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