Use and Handling of Extinguishers

This course has been designed and produced in coordination with strategists and practitioners in the field, using best practices in evaluation and educational design to provide the tools and skills needed for implementation in the workplace.

  • Course Objectives

    When we talk about prevention, in the Course on Use and Handling of Fire Extinguishers, our greatest effort is always aimed at preventing a fire from developing anywhere we are. However, as part of the preventive actions is to know how to prevent a fire that starts, spread. For this, it is important to know how to use a fire extinguisher properly.

    Fire extinguishers can be used effectively to attack minor fires. However, a fire extinguisher can only be as effective as the person using it. That's why training is so important.

    In this course, you will obtain the basic knowledge necessary to carry out the techniques of Fire Prevention and Combat in each emergency situation, according to what is established by the regulations of the Ministry of Labor and Social Welfare.

  • Minimum requirements to take the course

    • To know how to read and write.
    • Internet connection.
  • Proof of Acquired Skills

    Upon successful completion of the course, you will receive a Proof of Acquired Skills that you can use as a requirement to present your proof before Civil Protection and your DC-3 for employer compliance with the S.T.P.S.