This course aims to reduce the risk of fire by providing basic fire training for staff and promoting fire safety awarenes.
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This course has been designed in accordance with the 1974 Health & Safety at Work Act, the Fire Precautions (Workplace) Regulations 1997 and the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005. This course aims to reduce the risk of fire by providing basic fire training for staff and promoting fire safety awareness.
This course is suitable for anyone who works in an environment where there is a risk of fire, regardless of their role or level of responsibility. This includes employees, supervisors, managers and business owners. The course is particularly relevant for people who may not have fire safety responsibilities in their workplace, but who still need a basic understanding of fire safety to protect themselves and others in the event of a fire emergency.
After successful completion candidates will receive a certificate valid for one year. This qualification provides evidence sufficient to meet the training requirements laid down in the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005.
Maximum Course attendance is 12.
Typical Interest Groups
All employers and employees in all working environments. Fire Marshals.
By the end of the programme the delegate will have an understanding of:
- Fire Precautions
- Basic Fire Prevention
- Fire Procedurer
- Evacuation procedures
- Chemistry of fire and how fires spreads
- Common causes of fire
- Safety features within buildings
- Action on discovering a fire
- Calling the Fire Service
- Hazard spotting/hazard reduction
- Fire Notices
- Record Keeping
- Daily and Weekly Fire Checks
- Fire extinguishers
- Fire Action Planning
- Evacuating people with special needs
- Liaising with Fire Controllers/Fire Service
- Dealing with bomb threats