At the successful completion of the course the trainee will be able to demonstrate knowledge of the fire classes and fire suppression techniques, select and implement a strategy to deal with fire. The successful trainee will also demonstrate knowledge of the principles of fire chemistry and physics.
Duration 4 hours
Price $185.00 ex GST per person
Unit Standard 3271
Unit Standard 4647
- Demonstrate knowledge of the fire classes and fire suppression techniques.
- Select and implement a strategy to deal with fire.
- Explain the use of fire blankets and their limitations.
- Apply safety actions when dealing with a fire.
- Demonstrate knowledge of basic principles and physical dynamics of fire.
PPE & DRESS
- You will be required to be dressed in long pants and long sleeved tops.
- No polyester fabrics, fully covered footwear, cotton material preferred.
- VHNZ will provide fire retardant gloves and full face shield.
- Long hair to be tied up.
- VHNZ will administer Fire Permits when needed.
Suppress fire with hand extinguishers and fixed hose reels (practical)
Explain principles of fire science
Number of attendees
spaces available $