Fire Extinguisher Training

About

This course provides participants the knowledge and resources to enable the identification of the different classes of fire and the correct extinguishers to use.

Audience

All staff

PPE

Participants to wear long pants and closed in shoes

Prerequisites

Completion of online First Response Training

Completion of Fire Warden Training – if a JCU Fire Warden

Objective

The objective is to provide the JCU community with greater awareness of fire safety and its prevention in the workplace.

Content

Participants will learn basic fire safety

Classes of fire

Different types of extinguisher and their use

Method of using a fire extinguisher – hands on.

Method of using hose reel & blanket.

Every participant will have the opportunity to use an extinguisher on a safe and controlled gas fire.

Cost

No cost

Duration

1 Hour face to face

Facilitators

Geoff Hueber

WHS Support Officer (Fire & Emergency)

To Register

Using My HR Online Course Code SS022 or contact whstraining@jcu.edu.au

Date

Time

Campus

Location

September 17th

10 am – 11 am

Townsville

Estate Building Car Park

October 14th

2 pm – 3 pm

Townsville

Estate Building Car Park

November 10th

10 am – 11 am

Townsville

Estate Building Car Park