Foam workshop

Firefighting is one of the main agents used in controlling liquid releases or fires involving liquid substances. There is much discussion regarding firefighting foam and the recent advances in new more environmentally friendly foams concentrates.

Aim & objectives
This workshop is design to give an insight into the qualities and characteristics of firefighting foam concentrates. The theoretical session is supported with a laboratory workshop.


  • type of foam concentrates
  • properties and characteristics firefighting foam
  • surface tension
  • vapour suppression
  • drainage time
  • foams suitable for hydrocarbon and alcohol liquids
  • application techniques
  • application rates


1/5 day

More information and booking
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