Fire Watch/Extinguisher Training - Bridgwater & Taunton College

Course Overview

This is a basic one-day course for all those involved in hot works, and general fire safety awareness including types and usage of fire extinguishers.

Candidates will learn about the practical use of fire extinguishers.

Units of study:

•Evaluate the role of the ‘Fire Watcher’
•Identify principles and practice of fire safety
•Clarify the fire risk and fire risk controls
•Identify ignition sources
•Define methods of preventing ignition
•Classify types of domestic fire extinguishers
•Demonstrate safe operational use of extinguishers.

Assessment Methods

This course is classroom-based tuition with practical exercises and a multiple choice question paper at end of course.

Course Summary

Course Title Fire Watch/Extinguisher Training
Start Date
Start Time  
End Time  
Remaining Places  


I really enjoy studying at Bridgwater & Taunton College. All of my lessons have a friendly atmosphere and my tutors push me to be the best I can be. Studying here has allowed me to gain the qualifications I need to go on to degree level.

Myles Fisher

Additional Information

Add to Shortlist

© 2019 Bridgwater & Taunton College, Bath Road, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 4PZ, United Kingdom | Terms / Privacy / Cookies | Accessibility Made by Wave