Specialized Fire-Fighting in Steel Plant
The program contents will be advanced level of Fire Prevention and Control / Fighting in Steel Plant and the following typical competencies will be addressed as the Core Competency for the participant.
The course covers both theoretical and practical aspects of fire fighting skills, planning and emergency management techniques.
Specialized Fire Fighting – Theory and Concept
• Revise the theory of fire science. • Select, inspect, maintain & use operationally personal protective (PPE) • Select, inspect, maintain and use operationally fire fighting equipment. • Demonstrate three spray patterns when using a branch. • Operate a branch safely and effectively and understand isolation points. • Demonstrate the ability to move safely with a charged hose line. • Demonstrate the ability as part of a crew fire hose drills. • Demonstrate as part of crew ability to safely attack & extinguish a fire. • Demonstrate safe working practices prior to entering a structure. • State the list 4 principle warning signs of an eminent building collapse.
Planning techniques - (PROACTIVE SAFETY)
• Risk assessments and risk identification for firefighting. • 7 levels of risk management process for firefighting. • Incident preparedness. • Fire warden roles and responsibilities. • Security and safety systems. • Rescue plans. • Lockout and tag out systems.
Specialized Fire Fighting & Emergency Management (REACTIVE SAFETY)
• Safely attack & extinguish a raw material fire (Iron Oxide, HBI and DRI). • Safely attack and extinguish a molten steel fire. • Safely attack and extinguish a molten slag fire. • Emergency Management Techniques in a Steel Mill.