“The whole course was well explained and put into context. Phil was a great trainer – very engaging and being an ex-firefighter, he really knew his stuff!” Louise, January 2019.
Target Audience & Prerequisites
This 1 day course is designed to educate employees in fire safety awareness. It is designed for anyone who has a specific responsibility for fire safety in the workplace including fire wardens/fire marshals. It will help increase the fire safety awareness of other employees.
The course will cover the follow areas:
- Explain how fires are caused in the workplace and the components of the fire triangle
- Identify the hazards during or after a fire, including the products of combustion
- How to identify the characteristics of fire and smoke spread
- The different methods used to identify and control fire hazards
- Outline typical components for means of escape from fire hazards
- Methods of fire detection and raising the alarm
- The principle of how fires are extinguished
- How portable firefighting equipment should be used safely
- Duties of employers & employees with respect to fire safety in the workplace
- How to undertake a simple fire safety inspection in the workplace
- The stages involved in a fire risk assessment
- The role and function of a fire warden
- The basic content of a fire safety briefing
This one day programme will conclude with a multiple choice assessment.
Accreditation & Reward
Following successful completion, all candidates will receive a Qualsafe accredited certificate. Candidates will also receive a copy of the book Fire Safety Made Easy.
“Fantastic course, given extra knowledge to upgrade our tasks at work going forward. It was clearly explained & the tutor gave time for questions to be asked whilst allowing the group to exchange points.” Mick, April 2019.
Venue: Textile Centre of Excellence and on client premises
Duration: 1 day programme. Start 9am – 4.30pm
Enquire: To make a general enquiry about this course please contact us.
Course Date & Details
Maximum delegates : 12
This course is available on the following dates :
16th September 2019
21st November 2019
22nd January 2020
31st March 2020
30th April 2020
29th June 2020
23rd September 2020
12th November 2020
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