Fire Extinguisher Training

Event Details

Date: 
Thursday, 23 March, 2017 -
13:30 to 16:30

 

Location: Carrowbreck House, 300 Drayton High Road, Norwich, NR6 5BJ.

This enjoyable and dynamic course is aimed at providing employees with practical familiarisation and experience of the fire fighting equipment that is provided at their workplace. This course is delivered by qualified fire fighters that have extensive fire fighting experience. As an employer it will assist you to fulfil your Health and Safety duties under The Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 Section 9 and The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974.

We will provide delegates with the opportunity to understand the uses and limitations of equipment like extinguishers and fire hoses, in addition to the general issues regarding fire safety.

During the practical side of the course, delegates will have the opportunity to safely use a range of fire extinguishers on our live fire training rig.

Duration: Half-day course (1:30pm to 4:30pm approximately)
Equipment: No equipment is necessary for you to bring to this course. Pens and note paper will be available.
Lunch provided: If you are also attending the Fire Marshalling Training course in the morning a sandwich lunch with crisps, cakes and fruit will be provided. Refreshments will be available throughout the duration of this course if only attending the afternoon.

Course Content
Upon completion of this half-day course, delegates will have a good knowledge and awareness in the following areas:
Different types of fire extinguishers
Common sources of ignition and fire
Why and how fires spread
Different classes of fire
Emergency procedures and means of escape
How to use extinguishers correctly
Practical session using extinguishers on live fires

Course price: £49.00

For more details or any enquiries, please do contact us on 01603 788950, or email carrowbreck@broadland.gov.uk

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