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.
– An enjoyable & interesting day. I learned lots of information about fire safety and it helped having a tutor who used his own personal experience from working as a fire fighter”. Jeannie, Sept 16
– An excellent course & great overview of managing workplace fire safety. Relevant & felt able to ask lots of questions. Informative & done in a relaxed, no pressure way. Helen. May 2017.
– The course has made me more aware of potential risks in my everyday life/work & showed me what my company was doing right. The tutor was informative & liked to ask us questions. Codie. July 2017.
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
Cost : £70 – Members / £90 non-members
This course is available on the following dates :
29th November 2017
29th January 2018
28th March 2018
17th May 2018
16th July 2018
24th September 2018
14th November 2018
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