Overview

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

Please be advised that this unit of competency was superseded by CPPFES2005 Demonstrate first attack firefighting equipment in January 2021. Site Skills Training will continue to train and assess the superseded unit of competency until the transition end date.

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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.

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

CPPFES2005A Demonstrate first attack firefighting equipment

 

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Standard Course
1 Day - $155

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Standard Course
4 Hours - $279

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Standard Course
4 Hours - $279

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Standard Course
4 Hours - $279

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Standard Course
4 Hours - Enquire for price

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Select a start date

Standard Course
4 Hours - $279

Register your interest in this course and our facility will contact you to discuss training options and times.

Standard Course
4 Hours - Enquire for price

Register your interest in this course and our facility will contact you to discuss training options and times.

Perth Facility Map of Site Skills Training

Perth Facility

72-80 Belgravia St,
Belmont, Perth WA 6104

Opening Hours:
Monday - Friday: 7:30AM - 4:30PM

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Course Contacts

Aaron Bandholz


National Sales Manager


Andrew Helene

State Sales Manager

West Brisbane Site Skills Training Facility Map

West Brisbane Facility

55 Mica Street, Carole Park,
Ipswich QLD 4300

Opening Hours:
Mon-Fri: 7:30am-4:30pm

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Course Contacts

Aaron Bandholz

National Sales Manager

Randolph Westbrook

Business Development Manager

North Brisbane Site Skill Training Facility map

North Brisbane Facility

97 Flinders Parade,
North Lakes QLD 4509

Opening Hours:
Monday - Friday: 7:30AM - 4:30PM

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Course Contacts

Aaron Bandholz

National Sales Manager

Paul Hodge

Business Development Manager

Darwin Facility Map of Site Skills Training Provider

Darwin Facility

1 Campion Road, East Arm
Darwin NT 0822

Opening Hours:
Mon-Fri: 7:30am-4:30pm

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Course Contacts

Aaron Bandholz

National Sales Manager

Rob Smart

Regional Sales Manager

Gladstone Facility of Site Skills Training

Gladstone Facility

17-19 South Tree Drive,
South Trees, Gladstone QLD 4680

Opening Hours:
Mon-Fri: 7:30am-4:30pm

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Course Contacts

Aaron Bandholz

National Sales Manager

Casey McGuire

Regional Sales Manager

We have worked with the best in the industry.

We work with companies who view industrial training as more than just a means to maintain compliance, it’s an opportunity to improve efficiency, improve safety and avoid down-time.

Industry Partner for Site Skills Training -BHP
Industry Partner-Conoco Phillips
Industry Partner-Oil Search
Industry Partner- Origin
Site Skills Training Industry Partner-Rio Tinto
Industry Training Partner- Santos
Industry Training Partner- Urban Utilities Queensland