SESSION 1. The Nature of Fire
This session looks at the three main elements required to start a fire. How these elements combine to form a fire. What is the fire tetrahedron and what is its relevance in terms of extinguishing fires.
SESSION 2. Extinguisher Selection and Operation
This session looks at the five main types of fire that may be encountered in the workplace. It shows the participants how to select and use the most appropriate fire extinguisher for each fire type.
SESSION 3. Fire Fighting Techniques
This session describes the correct fire fighting techniques to follow when using different types of extinguishers.
SESSION 4. The Course Review and Written Questionnaire
This session involves the participants in a thorough review of all the information covered in the training course. The session concludes with the participants completing a written questionnaire.