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EOSH UK Award in Firefighting & Fire Extinguisher Safety

(EOSH - Environmental Occupational Safety and Health)

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Overview

A specialist course called the Award in Firefighting & Fire Extinguisher Safety equips participants with the information and abilities they need to respond to fire emergencies successfully and use fire extinguishers safely. Understanding fire behavior, firefighting methods, and effective fire extinguisher use are the main topics of this course. Participants will gain knowledge about various types of fires, suitable firefighting techniques, and the significance of a quick and efficient fire response.

Duration

The qualification has recommended course duration of 4-5 days.
Note: However the course duration may be increased to meet additional learning needs if required but not reduced.

Modules

• Introduction to Fire Safety and Firefighting
• Understanding Fire Behavior and Fire Triangle
• Types of Fire and Appropriate Firefighting Methods
• Firefighting Equipment and Tools
• Fire Extinguisher Types and Operation
• Fire Safety Regulations and Legal Requirements
• Fire Emergency Response Procedures
• Identifying Fire Hazards and Assessing Risks
• Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for Firefighters
• Fire Incident Simulation and Practical Exercises

Assessment

This qualification is evaluated using assessments and Multiple-Choice Questions (MCQ). To receive this qualification, the learner must pass both tests with a certain percentage.

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