Basic Firefighting

Course description

On completion of the course, the successful learner will be capable of identifying, containing, preventing and extinguishing different types of fires by operating basic firefighting equipment.

Formative assessment

  • Various activities will be completed during class as well as for homework.

Summative assessment

  • Written test
  • Practical exercise

Course outline

By the end of the course, the learner will be able to:

  • Identify different types of fires
  • Explain and practise fire prevention
  • Operate basic firefighting equipment
  • Perform basic firefighting procedures.