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Fire Extinguisher


Course Information

Date of Next Course: Upon request

Venue: Humber Emergency Planning Centre, Humberside International Airport, Kirmington, North Lincolnshire 

Duration: 1/2 Day

Validation: Three Years

This course is designed to provide individuals with the skills, knowledge and understanding required to safely operate fire extinguishers in the event of a fire incident or emergency.


1-2 Day Fire Extinguisher Course - using a blended learning

The ½ Day Fire Extinguisher training course syllabus includes:

 Legislative responsibilities  Fire triangle (reactive)
 Fire spread/development  Fire actions (general and site-specific)
 A worked through case study example  Fire extinguisher types
 Classess of fire  Selection, capability and limitations of fire extinguishers
 Practical use of fire extinguishers utilising live-fire demonstration unit  

This fire safety course will a mixture of blended learning methods as delegates will also get practical use of fire extinguishers utilising live-fire demonstration unit.

Course Benefits

Fire Extinguisher Training - practical hands use of fire extinguishersCourse benefits include:

  • Correct techniques - implementing best practice fire safety techniques
  • HFRS – HFR Solutions are directly aligned with Humberside Fire & Rescue Service (HFRS)
  • Qualified and experienced trainers - HFR Solutions CIC instructors are specialists in fire safety and legislation
  • Real-incident experiences - our instructors have handled fire scenarios in real-life 
  • Safer workplaces – safer employees
  • Upskilled employees - Improved knowledge and confidence over fire extinguishers usage 
  • Ability to apply best practice procedures – for implementing pro-active fire prevention measures
  • Peace of mind for you– we have successfully delivered various fire extinguisher training courses
  • Safe systems of work – delegates will be able to help implement best practice fire safety principles
  • Skills – supports workforce development
  • Delivery in-situ - our fire safety training can be delivered at your site (In-situ)
  • ISO accredited business - ISO9001, ISO14001 & ISO 18001

Learning Outcomes

Delegates attending the 1/2 Day Fire Extinguisher trainig course will benefit from the following learner outcomes:

  • Increased competence– when using different fire extinguishers and meeting workplace safety
  • Specialist knowledge – correct selection, limitations and capabilities of fire extinguishers
  • Hands-on usage – through practical use of fire extinguishers using live-fire demonstration unit
  • Improved knowledge - basic principles of fire hazards
  • Legislation - legislative responsibilities and compliance
  • Better prepared – For handling potential fire incidents in the workplace
  • Safer workplaces– safer employees and reduced chance of personal injury
  • Upskilled employees - Improved knowledge and confidence covering basic fire safety
  • Ability to apply best practice procedures– when implementing fire prevention measures

Relevant Legislation

For any employee undertaking responsibilities such as fire safety or acting in the role of a Fire Marshal, it may be well worth checking out the following legislation and fire regulations:

  • The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005
  • The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 & 2015 

Risk Assessments

  • Management of Health & Safety at Work regulations 1992

Related Fire Safety Links



"The training we identified was provided by HFR Solutions and as expected it was delivered to a high standard as usual. We can now deploy our employees knowing they will be fully compliant within the Safety regulations they have been trained in".

Roy Nixon, Group Health & Safety Manager, Green Cross Health & Safety 

Fire Extinguisher

Course Code: F01

Location - Humber Emergency Planning Centre, Humberside International Airport, Kirmington, North Lincolnshire 

Duration - 1 Day

Closed Course Information

Price per course - £545.00 + VAT

Max 12 delegates

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