Online fire extinguisher training is a cost-effective and time-efficient way of ensuring staff are equipped with an understanding of the different types of handheld fire extinguishers and fire blankets.
Marsden Fire Safety offer an online fire extinguisher training course, approved by the Institution of Fire Engineers.
The course is divided into three modules:
- Basics of first aid fire-fighting.
- Dangers involved in fire-fighting.
- Types of and uses of extinguishers.
- Pre-engagement action.
- Limitations of first aid fire-fighting equipment.
- Use of extinguishers.
- Simulated fire-fighting exercises.
Delegates can work their way through the course, breaking off if necessary and resuming from the beginning of the last uncompleted module. Delegates are tested on their learning at the end of each module and must achieve a pass rate of at least 70%. The course concludes with a final set of test questions these must all be answered correctly, within three attempts, in order to successfully complete the course.