Inspection & Care Procedures for Fire Extinguisher

The course aims to provide knowledge, skills, and confidence to respond appropriately to a fire emergency and provide the knowledge of the types, inspection, maintenance, and proper use of different fire extinguishers.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand duties of employees and employers under fire legislation
  • Understand basic principles of fire safety including
  • Prevention, detection and warning
  • Understand The Fire Triangle
  • Identify causes of fire; ignition and fuel sources
  • Identify types of fire extinguishers
  • Understand operation/use of fire extinguishers
  • Identify components of fire extinguishers
  • Understand sitting of fire extinguishers
  • Mainten fire extinguishers
  • Inspect fire extinguishers
  • Expiry dates and different components used in the extinguishers
  • Routine care and maintenance