EAL Level 3 Award in the Servicing and Maintenance of Portable Fire Extinguishers

A 4 day course consisting of 32 learning hours 50/50 practical and theory based.

The Course covers…

  • the relevant legislation, regulations, and codes of practice relevant to servicing and maintaining portable fire extinguishers
  • combustion, classes of fire, and extinguisher media
  • fire extinguishers and their components
  • selection and positioning of portable fire extinguishers

Candidates will be taught and will be expected to perform

  • Commissioning
  • Basic Servicing
  • Extended Services
  • Recharging

To pass the course candidates will need to pass a written paper and a one on one practical assessment. Not only does this course give candidates the competency currently needed to perform as a Fire Extinguisher Technician it also now gives them an Ofqual Level 3 Qualification.