Course Aim

The objective is to gain an understanding on what types of fire could be likely to occur in your premises and the correct extinguisher use for the type of fire to be tackled and when, if at all, it’s appropriate to do so

Who should take the course?

Suitable for candidates with any responsibility for managing fire risk of a premises

Duration Half a day - Recommended built on to Half Day F.P.A Fire Awareness Course

 Course Content


  • Introduction
  • Understanding Your Role
  • Fire Classification
  • Fire Extinguishing Media
  • Method, advantages and limitations of extinguishers
  • Fire Blanket
  • Fire Fighting ‘Pass system’
  • Practical - Extinguisher use on simulator (none flame)
  • Fire safety DVD
  • Assessment


Certification of attendance will be issued to all candidates, following a short written and practical assessment


Courses are normally delivered on clients premises.  Alternative training rooms are available at an additional cost.

Please note fire extinguishers can be provided for use during the course ( filled with pure water for environmentally friendly purposes) - *Fire extinguishers are charged at £15.00 per candidate. 

The course uses Fire Protection Association Video & can include using a non-flame simulator ( as pictured below), this will not effect any building insurance and is totally safe!

Fire Extinguisher and Fire Blanket Use Course.

F.P.A Video used during this course delivery.