Basic Fire Fighting

Basic Fire Fighting

Overview and Objectives

Delegates will be taught how to deal with fires in the workplace.

Training & Evaluation

Training on a 50% theoretical and 50% practical basis.
Evaluation on at least 30% theoretical and 50% practical basis.

Course Outline

This course consists of 11 topics
Topic 1Combustion
Topic 2Extinguishing Methods
Topic 3Classification of Fires
Topic 4Fire Extinguishing Media
Topic 5Methods of Fire Spread
Topic 6Portable Fire Extinguishers
Topic 7Fire Hose Reels
Topic 8Special Hazards
Topic 9Useful ABC Hints
Topic 10Emergency Procedures
Topic 11Signage

Basic Fire Fighting

Who should attend?

All staff who are part of a company’s emergency and/or fire fighting team(s).

Course Prerequisite



1 Day


R605,00 (excl. VAT)


  • Includes Comprehensive Manual
  • Lunch & Refreshments
  • Certificate (recognised by the Department of Labour) on successful completion of the course
    Note: Certificate is valid for a period of 2 years from date of issue
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OHS Basic Fire Fighting

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