This unit provides participant’s with the skills and knowledge required by fire service technicians responsible for routinely inspecting and testing fire extinguishers and fire blankets on customers’ premises. It specifies the outcomes required to conduct routine monthly, six-monthly and yearly inspections and testing of fire extinguishers and fire blankets at a customer’s premises.
Language, literacy and numeracy requirements from the unit are:
The course will be based on theoretical sessions, equipment demonstrations and practical exercises.
Students who are deemed competent will receive a Statement of Attainment recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework. This certification is nationally recognised. The Statement is issued by Riklan Emergency Management Services (RTO 51994)
Face to face and practical hands-on training conducted by an experienced instructor with strong knowledge of relevant legislation and Australian Standards.
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Students must wear enclosed shoes.
If you are a new or continuing student undertaking nationally recognised training, you need a USI in order to receive your qualification or statement of attainment for this unit.
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