Basic Fire Extinguisher Training / Basic Fire Fighting Training
*1. Target Group
This course is designed to give a basic level of competency using firefighting equipment in a safe manner and give underpinning knowledge of what to
do in the event of fire in the workplace and recognize potential fire hazards.
*2. Delegate Pre-requisites
There is no pre-requisites on this training.
*3. Physical and Stressful Demands
All personnel who participates in practical activities specified in this course mustbe physically and mentally capable of participating fully. All students will
be asked to complete a Qatar International Safety Centre standard medical questionnaire prior to course commencement.
*4. Aims and Objectives
To emphasize the importance of rising the fire alarm
Identifying the different types of portable fire extinguisher
Basic knowledge of proper usage of fire hose and fire blanket (First Aid
Fire Fighting Equipment)
*5. Learning Outcomes / Assessment Criteria
What is fire and methods of extinguishing fire?
State and describe the various ways in which fire spreads
State the classes of fire
State the common hazards in the workplace known to lead to an outbreak
List the different types of fire detector
Select the appropriate portable extinguisher for use of a small fire
Extinguish a small fire
*6. Delegate Performance Assessment / Certification / Validity
Performance Assessment: – Oral QA Practical demonstration Observation
Certification: QISC Certification
Validity: – 3 years.
*7. Duration and Timing
Qatar International Safety Centre
Gate No. 9 building – 23 Street – 45
Salwa Industrial Area
PO Box 23651
*9. For more information
Please contact us direct for availability & costs:
Tel: +974 4450 1223
Fax: +974 4450 1220
www.qisc.net / www.madinagulf.com