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Fire Extinguisher Training – Health & Safety Training 


Be prepared for the worst: how and when to operate fire extinguishers

Fire Extinguisher training courses are for anyone looking to differentiate between different types of fire extinguishers and the environments each one should be used in.

Fire Extinguisher training is essential for the food catering industry, and will help you to deal with situations where fires break out. As there are many different types of fire it is imperative that you know the correct extinguisher to use. Learning the difference between fire extinguishers will not only help to enhance your career prospects, but will also give the basic knowledge and skills needed to save lives.

Fires are always a major concern for caterers, and any owner, manager or supervisor of a food business. This is why we want to ensure you and your team have access to expert industry resources and Fire Extinguisher training, to help you keep your catering business and especially staff and customers safe, should any of your building or mobile businesses ever need it.

From our principles of health and safety within the workplace course aimed at providing staff with an enhanced understanding of health and safety practices to Fire Extinguisher to ensure your staff and customers are protected and know the correct procedure in the event of an accident or illness. NCASS courses cover all topics essential to working in, managing and owning a food business from food hygiene to health and safety.

NCASS training also offer more specific courses, including the LPG gas safety training for anyone involved in the handling and use of LPG and the HACCP training (Hazard Analysis & Critical Control Points). All of our courses are highly accredited and highly recognised certifications to testify of your qualifications, training level, and competencies.

The most highly accredited Fire Extinguisher training course available

This course at a glance:

  • Exceeds all UK and EU requirements
  • Mobile device compatible
  • No time limits: pause and continue whenever
  • Audio narration throughout the course
  • Course and test are both online
  • Laminated A4 certificate included
  • Approximate duration: 2 – 4 hours


This course has been created, inspected & accredited by experts. If you want to show event organisers and EHOs how much you care about public safety, this is the course for you. Learn how to use an extinguisher and what to do if you’re ever faced with a small fire.

The NCASS Fire Extinguisher training course was created by accredited experts. It is targeted specifically at the catering industry to help caterers deal with fire breakouts in a food environment. This course is perfect if you want to learn how to control minor fires, or what to do until a professional arrives. This Fire Extinguisher training qualification is recognised by EHO, and will show them, and event organisers how much you care about your staff and the public’s safety.

Fire Extinguisher Training Qualification: Who is this course for?

This Fire Extinguisher training course is perfect for caterers who need to be able to react to situations where a fire has occurred, and want to understand the basics of Fire Extinguisher.

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Course Details

who-is-this-forWho’s This Course For?
Anyone looking to understand the essentials of fire extinguisher use and to differentiate between types of extinguisher.

topics-coveredTopics Covered
Causes of catering fires, portable extinguishers, installation and training, fire types, when not to tackle a fire and more.

aim-of-courseAim Of Course
To develop knowledge of how to operate a fire extinguisher, and the suitability of particular extinguishers for different scenarios.

assessment-criteriaAssessment Criteria
20 multiple choice questions on a 20 minute timer. The pass mark is 15/20 (75%). Remember, there’s no limit on re-takes.

leaving-outcomesLearning Outcomes
By the end of the course students will be able to demonstrate an understanding of tackling a small fire in a catering environment.

courses-delivery-methodCourse Delivery Method
The course is delivered online via our custom-built training system.

Upon completion of Fire Extinguisher Essentials training you’ll receive a personalised and laminated A4 certificate.

These will help you remember the course content. There’s too many pages to print so you’re best sticking to the online notes.


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