Safety Essentials

Fire Extinguisher Usage

This course aims toprovide learners with the knowledge of how to assess when it is safe to tackle a fire, information on different types of extinguisher, and an overview of how to operate a fire extinguisher safely
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Learning Outcomes


LO1 Explain how fire spreads
LO2 Identify the fire triangle and explain how it works
LO3 Describe the dangers of smoke
LO4 Describe the ways in which a fire can be extinguished
LO5 Give an overview of the different fire classifications
LO6 Describe the different types of fire extinguishers
LO7 Explain the importance of carrying out a pre-engagement assessment
LO8 Describe how to safely operate different types of fire extinguishers
LO9 Explain the purpose of PASS