First Response Course

Commonly known as Fire Extinguisher Course

First Response Course Information « click here to download course information

Course Objective:


This training is suitable for companies and organisations which require their employees to be trained for fire emergencies, this course will provide participants with the skills to initiate basic fire fighting in the workplace.

Building Fire Safety Regulation (BFSR) 2008 s36, states that the occupier of a building must give first response evacuation instructions to each person working in the building at intervals of not more than 2 years.

Participants extinguish a live fire.

First Response Course

Course Contents:

  • Classification & fire type
  • Identify fire protection equipment
  • Use a fire extinguisher
  • RACE & PASS systems
  • Fire Evacuation Plan

Course Dates:

Online course calendar « click here to transfer to the calendar

  • If you have a group booking, please contact Fire 8 Qld to organise a course date.
  • If there are no courses scheduled, please contact Fire 8 Qld to register your interest.

Course Registration:

To register for the First Response course, please complete the Course Registration & Payment Form « click here to download form

Fire 8 Queensland will email you a course booking confirmation.

If you have any questions please contact us.


Please note that if minimum course bookings are not received – courses may have to be postponed.