Basic Fire Fighting (SP 0233/08-17)

Duration:  1 day


Learner will be able to identify  causes and prevention of workplace fires. Within the topic the learner is introduced to different factors to consider when categorising fires. The learner will be capable of identifying, selecting and operating basic fire fighting equipment in their workplace.

Unit Standard:

12484:  Perform basic fire fighting


  • Identify different types of fires
  • Explain and practice fire prevention
  • Operate basic firefighting equipment
  • Perform basic firefighting procedures