Attendees

This course is suitable for those aged 16+ seeking an introduction to fire awareness (e.g. as part of the induction process).

The qualification also provides a foundation for those employees who want to develop their basic fire safety awareness in order to assist their employer by undertaking more specific fire safety roles in the workplace to manage risk (e.g. as fire wardens/marshals/stewards etc).

All of our health & safety course options are available for both individual and group bookings and cater up to a maximum of 16 attendees.

Duration

4 contact hours/half day.

Content

The classroom based course deals with how fires can occur and what to do in the event of a fire:

  • The common causes of fire
  • The behaviour of fire
  • Legislation (brief)
  • Responsibilities
  • Fire prevention
  • What to do if a fire breaks out
  • How to use fire extinguishers
  • Emergency evacuation procedures