Fire Extinguisher Training

Employers have a statutory obligation under the Fire Services Act 1981 and 2003 and the relevant Health and Safety Legislation to provide fire safety training in the workplace.

Clive Kelly Safety provides on-site fire safety training, in accordance with the fire services act for clients in Clare, Galway, Limerick, Tipperary and the surrounding areas. The course can be tailored to meet the needs of the client and can be structured to take the working environment into account.

Course Objectives

At the end of the training course participants will  be able to safely use portable fire extinguishers and fire blankets in accordance with the relevant regulations.

This training course provides participants with a good knowledge in fire safety theory and hands-on experience in the safe use of extinguishers to extinguish a Live Fire.

We can do a theory based course in an office/training room environment only or we can do the theory and then go outside and light and quench fires with  fire extinguishers. We have received very positive feedback for this course and participants appreciate the hands-on practical training experience.

There are 4 types of fire extinguisher used namely, Powder, Foam, Carbon Dioxide and Water. We also use a fire blanket on the practical.

We also service fire extinguishers and replace same for costumers on the day rate package

Course Duration

The Fire Extinguisher Training course is of up to 3 hours duration based on a group of twelve (12) persons.

The certification is valid for 3 years.

Course Location

We can deliver the courses on-site companies or at a suitable venue close to your location for Counties Clare, Galway, Limerick and Tipperary and surrounding Counties.

Course Content

  • Irish Safety Legislation/Regulations Overview
  • Accidents
  • Types of Extinguisher
  • Fire Blankets
  • Safe Use
  • Storage
  • Handling & Transportation & Maintenance
  • PPE
  • Practical assessments
  • Fire Safety DVD’s

The training involves candidate participation with the emphasis being on the practical element of the training.

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Fire Extinguisher Training

Fire Extinguisher Training