Trainee Fire Safety Course


Participants: Up to 10 personnel

Duration: 3 days

Assessment: Practical and written

Certification: OR Safety Group Training Certification


Who Is This Course Intended For?

Members of the public who are interested in a career in the Full-Time or Part- Time Fire Service (City & Council Fire Brigades).


Course Objectives:

  • To provide basic Emergency Response Fire fighting Training to candidates applying for full-time or part-time positions with the Fire Services.
  • To give you the necessary basic fire fighting knowledge/ skills and prepare you for the interview and pre-selection process

Course Programme:

  • Course Introduction
  • Overview of relevant legislation
  • Cause and cost of fires
  • Understanding fires
  • Fire classification
  • Physics and chemistry of fires
  • Development and spread of fire
  • Introduction to breathing apparatus including basic search and rescue
  • Experience hot fire and smoke filled buildings
  • Fire Behaviour demonstration (Back draft and Flashover)
  • Fire extinguisher practical using simulated gas fires
  • Fire hose drills followed by practical use on simulated gas fires.
  • Responding to and dealing with chemical spill (practical exercise)
  • Confined Space rescue
  • Course De-brief

For more Information

Call: 087 4569673 or Email: info@orsafetygroup.ie