• Oshtree provides basic firefighting training to learners who seek to gain elementary knowledge regarding the basics of firefighting. The fundamentals of fire, the hazards, risks and control measures are detailed in this training sessions and basic steps of fighting minor fires as well as using firefighting equipment are demonstrated.
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*Validity: 2 years
• Outline the Fire safety legislation and describe the key stages involved in Fire risk assessment with respect to fire safety in the workplace. • Understand the combustion process and explain how fires are caused and providing examples of components of the Fire triangle. • Describe the characteristics of Fire and Smoke • Describe how fires are extinguished and state the safe operating parameters for the use of portable fire-fighting equipment • Understand about the emergency procedures and identify appropriate actions to be undertaken during an emergency
Fire safety legislation (Overview)
Understanding the chemistry of fire
Development and spread of fire
Action in the event of fire
Means of raising alarm
Means of summoning the fire brigade
Action on hearing the fire alarm
Practical demonstration in the use of foam & CO2 fire extinguishers using our state of the art gas-fired training system.