‘Fantastic presentation; the ability to actually have a go is a must, brilliant course.’ Diane, House Building Company.


Our Fire Extinguisher course will give delegates the knowledge and confidence to know when and how to use fire extinguishers . Our current Net Promoter Score on this course is 92%. All of our trainers are experienced operational fire fighters who have a passion for fire safety; they are also great communicators.

Course Information:

Course Aim

The fire extinguisher course will provide your staff with the awarness of classification of fires, types of extinguishers, the classes of fire each extinguisher can be used on and how, and the advantages and disadvantages of each type of extinguisher. The course is divided into both theory and practical elements giving your staff the maximum learning experience.

Course Assessment & Certification

There will be continuous assessment by the trainer over the duration of the course and a certificate will be issued upon successful completion.

Course Duration

2.5 Hours



Course Content

The theory sessions have been designed to give the students a comprehensive understanding of each of the specific subject areas.

Session 1 – Fire Extinguishing Equipment

  • Classification of fire
  • Types of fire extinguisher
  • Correct selection and operation.

Session 2 – Practical Live Fire Session

  • Fire Behaviour & Evacuation (at Barmston Mere only)
  • Extinguisher Use – all delegates have the opportunity to extinguish a live fire.