This course is primarily for personnel whose duties involve fire and rescue response in the workplace and will also be relevant to other learners who anticipate the need to use hand-held fire extinguishers in industrial or domestic situations.
People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of the basic principles of the chemistry of fire and the basic principles of the physics of fire.
Theory lessons covering the following:
NZQA Unit Standard
- Basic principles of the chemistry of fire.
- Basic principles of the physics of fire.
4647 Explain principles of fire science
Attendance Numbers Minimum of 10, maximum of 15 per trainer
Course Duration ½ day (4 hours)
This course can be combined with our Fire Safety and/or Fire Warden courses.