4Z05 Basic Fire Safety

Tutor/Facilitator Terry Attwell

When
Date: on/from Thu 2 May 2024 to Thu 2 May 2024
Frequency: Single Event
Class time: 10:30-12:00

Delivered F2F

Where
Mary Kehoe Centre, Room 3

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Despite our advances in technology and education people are still woefully uninformed re the subject of fire. What is it? Why does it still result in serious burns and fatalities? How do extinguishers work? What type of extinguisher should I use for what type of fire? How effective are hose reels? How are fire blankets used? This presentation will address all of the above via a F2F Powerpoint presentation and theory demonstration using actual equipment on site.

TUTOR: Terry has 32 years experience in fire and emergency response in NZ, culminating in the position of Manager NZ Fire Service Training School in Auckland. After emigrating to Australia in 1997, he accepted the role of Fire, Safety and Security Manager for the Hayman Island resort in 2000. In 2004 he joined Chubb Fire Safety, rising to State Training manager for Victoria and Tasmania. He joined First 5 Minutes in 2012 as State Training Manager VIC/TAS, rising to national Learning and Development Manager, a position held until retirement in 2019. Terry holds a raft of fire and emergency qualifications along with a Bachelor of Adult Learning and Development from Monash University. He has lived in Port Melbourne for almost twenty years.

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