This course teaches you how to correctly and safely use portal fire extinguishers, fire hose reels and fire blankets in an emergency situation.
Available for group bookings only.
This unit of competency specifies the skills and knowledge required to demonstrate first attack firefighting equipment. It includes demonstrating and explaining to clients how to correctly and safely use portable fire extinguishers, fire hose reels and fire blankets in emergency situations.
The unit is suitable for those with basic skills and knowledge undertaking routine work tasks under the direction of more experienced workers.
Licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this unit of competency in some states and territories. For further information, check with the relevant regulatory authority.
On successful completion of this course, participants will be issued with a CPPFES2005 Demonstrate First Attack Firefighting Equipment (Statement of Attainment).
This course is relevant to the following job roles:
There are no formal pre-requisite requirements for entry to this course.
Participants will require basic English language, literacy and numeracy (LLN) skills. Participants who have not previously completed any vocational education and training may be required to undertake an Online LLN ASSESSMENT prior to commencing enrolment in this qualification.
Units of Competency
This course is delivered in a 4 hour face to face workshop.
Recognition of Prior Learning is not available for this course.
Please read our Course Fees and Refund policy here.
Assessment Re-Submission Fees
Should you be deemed not competent after 2 attempts at a unit of competency, an assessment re-submission fee of $50 will apply per assessment.
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