This course provides participants with knowledge and skills to safely and confidently demonstrate use of portable fire extinguishers, fire hose reels and fire blankets.

Course Dates

  • UOC: CPPFES2005 - Demonstrate first attack firefighting equipment
  • Cost: From $$175
  • Duration: 1 Day

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Course Details



From $$175



1 Day



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Delivery Methods

Delivery Methods

  • Classroom
  • On-site
  • In-person
  • Groups
Unit Of Competency

Unit Of Competency

CPPFES2005 - Demonstrate first attack firefighting equipment

Training Prerequisites

Training Prerequisites

This first attack firefighting equipment course includes the theoretical and practical components to meet the skills and knowledge required to safely and confidently use portable fire extinguishers, fire hose reels and fire blanks to extinguish a small fire.

Participants will gain the following skills and knowledge:

  • Operational safety and risk management
  • Emergency response including RACE
  • Fire types and classifications
  • Fire theory
  • Fire extinguisher types and their use
  • Work health and safety
  • Hose reels and fire blankets
  • Inspections and testing

Training and assessment is conducted at Harness Energy Training facilities. Upon arrangement, training and assessment can be conducted at the premises of industry clients providing there are suitable industry training facilities.

Upon successful completion of this course, a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for the following unit of competency will be issued:

CPPFES2005 Demonstrate first attack firefighting equipment

NOTE: Statement of Attainment will be issued by Competency Training Pty Ltd (RTO 31299)

Course Prerequisites

This course is suitable for those who may have a role in an emergency management team such as a fire warden, where they are required to use fire extinguishers and other small firefighting equipment. This course also supports fire protection equipment service technicians responsible for demonstrating to customers how to interpret and follow manufacturers’ instructions on various first attack firefighting equipment.

A basic to moderate English language, literacy and numeracy skill level is required.

All participants are required to wear the following minimum PPE to enter our facilities:

  • Fully enclosed shoes (steel-capped boots preferred)
  • Long-sleeve shirt with high visibility
  • Long work pants

Additional PPE may be required depending on the course requirements.

Please also review the general important information (relevant to ALL courses) contained in Important Course Requirements

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