Apply Fire Fighting Techniques

Accredited by Services SETA – 12485

Duration of training:

  • 2 Days (theory and practical exposure)

IRT Training entry requirements:

It is desirable for learners wishing to achieve this unit standard to be competent at:

  • Communication at ABET Level 3 or equivalent, and
  • Mathematical Literacy at ABET Level 3 or equivalent



Unit Standard
Unit standard ID NQF Level Credits Unit standard title
252250 1 3 Apply fire-fighting techniques


A learner credited with this unit standard will be capable of identifying, containing, preventing and extinguishing different types of fires by operating basic fire-fighting equipment.


People credited with this unit standard will be able to:

  • Identifying different types of fires
  • Explaining and practice fire prevention
  • Operating basic fire-fighting equipment, and
  • Perform basic fire-fighting procedures

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