Extinguishing Agent Trainee Licence - Australian Government


You will require this licence if you intend to install, service or maintain gaseous fire suppression systems or portable extinguishers and do not have the requisite experience or qualifications to hold an Extinguishing Agent Handling Licence (EAHL). Until you are appropriately experienced or qualified your work must be supervised by someone that is.

This licence will allow you to gain the experience necessary to transition to a full EAHL.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility Requirements

There are no requirements to receive this licence, however you must be supervised at all times by someone that holds a full EAHL and licence conditions apply.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


12 months.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $137.00

Administering agency

Fire Protection Association Australia

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Ozone and Greenhouse Section

Operating address: Building 2, 31-47
31-47 Joseph Street
Blackburn North
Victoria 3130
Mailing address: PO BOX 1049
Box Hill, Victoria 3128
Phone: 03 8892 3131
Fax: 03 8892 3132
Email: ozone@fpaa.com.au