Portable fire extinguishers

Australia, 2001

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Episode of Series “Safetycare”.
Looks at firefighting techniques of starvation, smothering, cooling and stopping the chemical chain reaction; extinguishing agents such as water, foam, carbon dioxide and dry powder; fire extinguishers for ordinary combustibles, flammable and combustible liquids, flammable gases, combustible metals, electrically energised equipment and cooking oils & fats; classifications of fires and the operation of fire extinguishers. The main aim of this package is to provide the facilitator with discussion points important to the overall development of the program and to allow participants the opportunity of discussing the impact the program may have on current work practices and whether in fact changes may be required. Included is a Trainer’s Manual.

Credits

producer

Colin Martin

production company

Safetycare Australia

Duration

00:17:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
2001

Appears in

Group of items

Safetycare

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

314576

Language

English

Subject categories

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Fire control

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Fire fighters

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Fire control

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Fire fighters

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Fire extinction - Equipment and supplies

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Fire extinguishers

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Fire prevention - Study and teaching

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Fire control

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Fire extinction - Equipment and supplies

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Fire fighters

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Fire control

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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