Course Title: Inspect, test and maintain gaseous fire suppression systems

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C3292 Certificate III in Fire Protection

Course Title: Inspect, test and maintain gaseous fire suppression systems

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 45

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

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Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

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Course Description

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to complete mechanical inspection, testing and maintenance tasks on installed gaseous fire-suppression systems.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

PRMPFES25C Inspect, test and maintain gaseous fire suppression systems


1 Apply rules and regulations to service operations.

2 Research layout and components of gaseous fire-suppression system to be inspected.

3 Prepare to inspect, test and maintain gaseous fire-suppression systems.

4 Inspect and test installed gaseous fire-suppression system.

5 Conduct preventive maintenance on installed gaseous fire-suppression system.

6 Reinstate installed gaseous fire-suppression system.

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessment will incorporate a variety of methods including written,oral, practical tasks and activities.
You will be asked to personally demonstrate to your teacher/assessor the practical skills gained during this course to the relevant industry standards. Assessment activities will occur throughout this course and feedback will be provided at regular intervals.