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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 SS030 or contact whstraining@jcu.edu.au

Date

Time

Campus

Location

Tuesday  22 June 2021

10:00 am – 11:00 am

JCU Townsville, Bebegu Yumba campus, Douglas

Building 26 Room 001

Thursday 12 August 2021

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

JCU Townsville, Bebegu Yumba campus, Douglas

Building 26 Room 001

Tuesday 7 September 2021

10:00 am - 11:00 am

JCU Townsville, Bebegu Yumba campus, Douglas

Building 26 Room 001

Wednesday 13 October 202110:30 am - 11:30 am

JCU Townsville, Bebegu Yumba campus, Douglas

Building 26 Room 001

Thursday 18 November 20219:00 am - 10:00 am

JCU Townsville, Bebegu Yumba campus, Douglas

Building 26 Room 001

Tuesday 14 December 20219:00 am - 1:00 am

JCU Townsville, Bebegu Yumba campus, Douglas

Building 26 Room 001

    
Monday 12 July 20212:30 pm - 3:30 pm

JCU Cairns, Nguma-bada campus, Smithfield

Building E2 Room 113
Tuesday 13 July 202111:00 m - 12:00 pm

JCU Cairns, Nguma-bada campus, Smithfield

Building E2 Room 113
Wednesday 14 July 202110:00 am - 11:00 am

JCU Cairns, Nguma-bada campus, Smithfield

Building E2 Room 113
Wednesday 14 July 20213:00 pm - 4:00 pm

JCU Cairns, Nguma-bada campus, Smithfield

Building E2 Room 113