Course Details

Use of Fire Extinguishers

Event Description


Dates for this course will be organised when a sufficient number of staff have indicated an interest to attend by registering on iTrent.  Staff will then be contacted with dates.

Duration: Approximately 1 hour               


Designed for:

All staff – to improve fire safety measures.  This course will provide enhanced training for Fire Wardens and staff who work in high risk areas.

This is a practical course which covers the Chemistry of Combustion and the use of Fire Extinguishers.  Participants will be given an opportunity to extinguish fires in controlled conditions using various fire extinguishers. 

All staff require greater awareness of fire safety and it is advisable that all departments have staff who are familiar with the use of fire extinguishers.


Aims/Aimed at

The aim of this course is to provide "hands-on" training in use of fire extinguishers

Booking Information

Register for a course via Queen's Online: - Select the iTrent Training link in the list of services for staff


Booking URL: Queen's Online
New Course: No
Course Type(s): Health and Safety
Staff Categories: All Staff
Keywords: Safety, Fire Extinguishers, Fire Warden

Course Contact Details

Name: Organisational Development
Telephone: 5350/5381