Confine Small Workplace Emergencies (Fire Extinguisher/Basic Fire Training)- PUAWER008B

$120 per person – Contact us for Group Rates

Confine Small Workplace Emergencies (PUAWER008B)

This nationally accredited Confine Small Workplace Emergencies (fire extinguisher/basic fire) training course provides participants with the skills and knowledge required to use fire extinguishers, fire hose reels and fire blankets on small workplace emergencies.

Designed For
Personnel occupying premises equipped with portable fire fighting equipment, e.g. fire extinguishers, fire blankets and fire hose reel.

There are no pre-requisites for this training.

Delivery Mode
Face to face

Participants must have the ability to read and write English and be able to perform practical and theoretical assessment as required.

Course Details 

   Individual bookings:

  • Where: Unit 2, 84 Solomon Road, Jandakot WA 6164.
  • Duration: 3.5 hours
  • Time: 8.00am – 11.30am (time subject to change)
  • Dress: Clean standard work wear, enclosed safety shoes, long shirt and pants

   Group Bookings:

  • Group bookings are available at your site or ours. Please contact our office on 94178888 for pricing and site requirements. Up to 10 participants per group.
  • Where: On your site.
  • Duration: 3.5 hours (can be combined with Fire Warden Training on your site – 7.5 hours)
  • Site Requirements: To conduct theory presentation we require a boardroom/training room with facility to darken room for computer projection. To conduct practical extinguisher use we require an outdoor area no less than fifteen square metres.

Course Outline

  • What is fire, elements and characteristics, fire tetrahedron, combustion
  • Classes of fire and methods of extinguishment
  • Types of fire extinguishers and colour coding
  • Fire Fighting Agents, e.g. Foam, Water, Dry Chemical Powder, Carbon Dioxide, Wet Chemical
  • Fire hose reels and fire blankets
  • Method of operation of portable fire fighting equipment
  • Identify fire hazards in your workplace
  • Prepare for workplace fire
  • House keeping techniques to reduce the risk of fire
  • First attack fire response procedures
  • Safe working practices
  • Written and Practical Assessment

Course Assessment

Practical, theoretical and application based assessment in consideration of the following competencies:

  • PUAWER008B/01 : Prepare for emergency situations
  • PUAWER008B/02 : Identify and assess the emergency
  • PUAWER008B/03 : Safely confine emergencies where possible
  • PUAWER008B/04 : Use initial response equipment
  • PUAWER008B/05 : Report workplace emergency response

Upon Completion
Upon successful completion of this course, each participant will receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for (PUAWER008B) Confine small workplace emergencies.

Please call 94178888 or email to book or enquire about this course.