This course is designed to give a basic level of understanding and competency in using first aid fire fighting equipment, in accordance with Fire (Scotland) Act 2005.
The course has a theoretical element as well as practical sessions using fire extinguishers on live fires.
At the completion of the course, a student trainee will know the following:
Actions to be taken in the event of a fire breathing systems
Classes of fire
General good housekeeping
Methods of fire spread
Practical use of fire-fighting equipment
The theory of combustion
- Types of extinguishers
Successful candidates will receive a certificate.
Items to Bring
All delegates will be asked to complete a medical questionnaire prior to course commencement.