Certificate In Firefighting Technology & Systems

Code : HS009
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Why Attend This Training Course?
Firefighting requires a unique set of skills and specialized training. This training course will prepare you for this exciting career, equip you to help save lives, and make a difference in your community. The Fire Fighting Technologies systems  Certificate Program will equip you with the hands-on skills, experience, academic credentials, you need in this challenging field. Participants  will receive classroom instruction in identifying and handling hazardous materials, such as flammables and explosives, understand how to use and operate fire protection equipment, fire alarm and fire detection systems along with similar technologies. The program covers the regulations and protocols related to the various types and systems of firefighting technologies.

What Is The Training Course Methodology?
This training course methodology depends on enabling participants to interact and exchange experiences, explore their competencies and achieve their career aspirations, using forward-thinking training arts, such as theoretical lectures and/or open discussion to exchange opinions and experiences, scenarios, innovative thinking brainstorming. Participants will receive an agenda including training material as a reference, in addition to some extra notes and booklets. 

Who Should Attend This Training Course?
This training course is designed for all industrial security department staff at industrial and service facilities and fire-fighting equipment maintenance specialists at industrial and service facilities.

What Are The Training Course Objectives?
  • Know the tools and techniques to identity sources of fire
  • Adapt the fire prevention methods
  • Understand the types of manual and automatic firefighting equipment used worldwide
  • Learn how to maintain different types of firefighting equipment
  • Develop security report drafting and preparation skills

What Is The Training Course Curriculum?
Basics of Firefighting
  • Sources and types of fire
  • Fire extinguishing methods and appropriate fire extinguishers
  • Automatic fire suppression systems
  • Fire prevention methods
  • Steps taken in the event of a fire breakout
  • Combustion chemistry
Types and Uses of Manual Firefighting Equipment
  • Principles for the use of manual fire extinguishers
  • Types of fire extinguishers
  • Firefighting equipment and maintenance methods
    • Fire hoses
    • Water cannons
    • Foam blenders
  • Practical application on the maintenance of manual firefighting equipment
  • Case study (I)
 Automatic Firefighting Systems
  • Halon-based firefighting systems
  • Use of carbon dioxide
  • Use of dry chemical powder
  • Fire systems to protect boiler rooms and aircraft hangers.
  • Local projection system
  • Case study (II) 
Automatic Early-Firefighting Networks
  • Automatic water gun systems: traditional/machine-gun/wall mounted
  • Training on the maintenance of hydrants and spray nozzles
  • Maintenance of trucks and pumps
  • Equipment maintenance
  • Maintenance of different types of breathing equipment
  • Maintenance of fire extinguishing equipment
  • Methods of water preparation
  • Maintenance of all types of ladders
Course Details
Personal Details
ACAD Professional Certificate - APC
ACAD Training & Consulting uses the power of its network to bring about positive, tangible change. We champion the training courses profession and the interests of individuals, engaged in that profession, for the benefit of all. ACAD Professional Certificates are designed for those who are enthusiastic to challenge themselves to reach the extra mile. Participants who fully attend an APC course and successfully pass the exam on the last training day, will receive an ACAD Professional Certificate (APC). APC are regionally recognized and can be esteemed when applying for more senior roles in Egypt and MENA region.

Exam Details:

Duration: 1 hour | Multiple Choice | Closed book | Pass mark: 65%

Course Schedule

Course Location and Date

14 - 18 Mar 2021
Cairo | Instructor-led
5 Sessions

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