Intended for any person wishing to pursue a career as a professional fire fighter.

Nirvana

The Fire Fighter 1 course is provided by Nirvana Nirvana Fire & Rescue, an Emcare associate company. Nirvana operates from the Emcare Training Centre In Polokwane. All enquiries are handled by Emcare.

DURATION

DURATION : 7 WEEKS

Fire Fighter 1
COURSE CONTENT

  • Orientation and Fire Service History
  • Firefighter Safety and Health
  • Fire Department Communications
  • Building Construction
  • Fire Behavior
  • Firefighter Personal Protective Equipment
  • Portable Fire Extinguishers
  • Ropes, Webbing, and Knots
  • Structural Search, Victim Removal, and Firefighter Survival
  • Scene Lighting, Rescue Tools, Vehicle Extrication, and Technical Rescue
  • Forcible Entry
  • Ground Ladders
  • Tactical Ventilation
  • Water Supply
  • Fire Hose
  • Fire Streams
  • Fire Control
  • Loss Control
  • Fire Origin and Cause Determination
  • Fire and Life Safety Initiatives
Training

PRE-REQUISITES

  • No Claustrophobia
  • No acrophobia
  • Fitness declaration
  • English proficiency
  • Local language instructors are available on request for groups of 10+
Training

VENUE LOCATIONS

  • Polokwane branch only
Training

UNIT STANDARD ALIGNMENT

  • Accredited : US115222.
  • Accredited : US115223.
  • Accredited : US242859.
  • Accredited : US242853.
  • Accredited : US242852.

Accreditation & Affiliates

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