fire fighting equipment training

TLIF2018 Operate fire fighting equipment

This training is designed to familiarise employees with the fire fighting equipment provided in their workplace.  It is important that ALL personnel are able to operate this equipment in the case of an emergency.  In accordance with the WHS Act 2011 and WHS Regulation 2017 under Duty of Care, an employer must provide employees with instruction, training and supervision in the safe operation of any equipment used in the workplace.  In addition, WHS Regulation 2017, requires an employer to provide for emergencies.


Course Attendees

At Forktalk we have over 60 years of combined experience in training.

For you this means:

Professional trainers who will support you every step of the way

Our commitment to help you achieve your licence, even if you need extra time

Industry experience, we can tell you exactly what to expect

Purpose created text books to make it easier for you

Course Objective

At the completion of this course, participants should:

know the correct procedures for reporting an emergency
know the evacuation procedures
be able to identify correct fire fighting equipment for situations
use the fire fighting equipment provided in the workplace
understand how to treat burns in an emergency

Target Group

All workers at all levels in the workplace

Course Aim

Course participants will acquire the information, skills and confidence to

  • act responsibly in case of fire
  • ascertain the type of equipment best suited to contain and extinguish the fire
  • behave in the best interest of all concerned in an emergency


  • Emergencies in the workplace
  • Reporting an emergency
  • What to do in the event of a fire
  • Providing First Aid at work
  • Fire Video
  • Identification of fire extinguishers
  • First Aid for burns
  • Evacuation procedures

Duration of the Course

Approximately three hours including theory and practical training.

Each participant receives theory and practical training and a handbook.  A Statement of Attainment and our photo *Skills Card is provided for each successful participant.


* A Skills Card will only be issued if suitable photos of participants are provided.

(Allowing extra time on the day, photos may be taken by the Trainer.)

Course Organiser

For you this means:

Our aim is to meet your training needs, fit in with your budget and ensure the best results possible.

Training is for groups of 7 to 10 people

Your staff will receive material unique to Safetalk that has been developed and honed for quick understanding by attendees – from all walks of life.

Qualified, highly skilled trainers and assessors to achieve the best out of attendees.

Peace of mind knowing that you are complying with WHS legislation and the implementation of safer work practices and procedures

Call us today to see how we can support your training needs and to provide you with a corporate deal

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