Fire Extinguisher Course

PUAWER008B Confine small workplace emergencies


PUAWER008B Confine small workplace emergencies
This unit covers the competency required to confine small workplace emergencies.

Small workplace emergencies may include such incidents as a small fire or workplace vehicle that can be controlled using a nearby fire extinguisher.


Mackay QLD


2.5 hours face-to-face delivery. No pre-course work required.
There is no pre-requisite for this unit.

Recommended for students over 14yrs only.


$130.00 GST free per participant

Payment method:

Payment can be made by cash, with tax invoice issued on the day.
If payment is made by an employer or company an invoice will be sent after the course for payment

How to Book:

You can book on-line 24 hrs a day by selecting here, or call us (8.30am – 7.00pm Mon-Fri) on 0429230714

Delivery method:

Classroom Face to Face

Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) Requirements:
Participants will require suitable LLN skills to complete the following tasks/skills:

  • Read information from a PowerPoint and whiteboard
  • Listen and understand verbal information delivered by an English-speaking trainer
  • Complete written incident reports forms in English
  • Read and answer a multiple-choice question paper
  • Read and answer a short-written answer test


There is no prior learning required for the full course.

Assessment procedure:

Assessment is at the end of the course to show the instructor that you have an appropriate understanding of the procedures necessary to manage a situation.

This will consist of a theory assessment and practical demonstrations.

Requirements for Completion:

100% attendance and participation.


At the successful completion of this course participants will be issued with a statement of attainment Fire Extinguisher PUAWER008B Confine small workplace emergencies.

Certificate will be emailed to the student the evening of the course.

Topics covered:

  • prepare for emergency situations
  • identify and assess the emergency
  • safely contain small workplace emergencies where possible
  • use initial response equipment on small un-established workplace fires and
  • report those workplace emergencies.

The course will include participants demonstrating extinguisher use in a simulated workplace emergency situation and demonstration of a fire blanket.

100% attendance and participation.

Qualification Issued:

Statement of Attainment –

PUAWER008B – Confine small workplace emergencies

The course is nationally recognised through inclusion on the Australian Quality Training Framework (AQTF). Workplace Approved throughout Australia.


Full payment is required on the day of the course, by cash, credit card or EFT (internet banking).

Large group and corporate discounts apply, call us for details.



Open courses available in Mackay, Bowen Basin, Central Qld and Newcastle, Hunter Region.

Onsite courses available for corporate clients.

Certification Validity:

On successful completion of the course, the participant will receive a statement of attainment, PUAWER008B – Confine small workplace emergencies

Recommended refresher every 12 months.