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Fire Extinguisher/ Fire Safety Course

Fire Extinguisher/ Fire Safety Training 

Aimed at: All staff and Postgraduate Students

This training programme is designed to train staff and Postgraduate Students in the use of Fire Extinguishers. This course includes a classroom-based presentation, and a practical session undertaken outdoors.


At the end of the course participants will be able to classify fires, identify the type of fire extinguishers to use on different fires, and use a fire extinguisher.


  • Introduction to the principles of Fire Safety
  • Different classes of fires and types of firefighting equipment
  • When to use the appropriate Fire Extinguisher
  • Practical firefighting techniques

Duration: 2hrs

Please register your interest for this course (opens in a new window)HERE.

Interested applicants will be notified in advance as to when this course will be taking place.

Recommended Course to Complete with this Training: Fire Marshal Training

Contact UCD SIRC Office

University SIRC Office, Roebuck Castle, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland.
T: +353 1 716 8771 | E: sirc@ucd.ie