Fire Extinguisher Training | Maritime Skills Academy

Fire Extinguisher Training 

Duration: 4 hours (there will be refreshment breaks and hot and cold beverages provided)

Fee: £108 (incl. VAT) per delegate (group bookings only)

Who should attend: All employees

Course Dates: Please contact us directly to arrange a date that is suitable for you.

Prerequisites: A very basic level of fitness is required to complete the practical elements of the course. There is no pre-learning required.

Course Overview:

This course gives delegates basic fire awareness knowledge, what to do in the event of a fire, how to prevent a fire from happening in the work place and gives hands on practical experience of tackling a real fire with an extinguisher.

Employers must ensure that all employees are provided with adequate safety training at the time they are first employed and repeated periodically where appropriate. Training should include suitable and sufficient instructions and training on the appropriate precautions and actions to be taken by the employee in order to safeguard themselves and other relevant persons on the premises. (Taken from the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005).

There will be a practical exercise session that provides each delegate with the opportunity to handle various types of extinguishers on live controlled fires.

The course will include videos, group discussions, trainer led presentations and practical use of fire extinguishers.

Delegates will be assessed throughout the course.

Trainer to delegate ratio of 1:24 for theory elements and 1:8 for practical sessions.

Upon completion of the course you will be presented with the original certificate.

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