Fire Awareness Training

This course is a basic introduction to fire safety training. It is open and should be offered to all staff within a company on induction or with existing staff. As this is new to most people we recommend re-training every year.

Programme Objective:

  • To give the students the knowledge and skills required to recognise and maintain a safe working environment.

  • To effectively recognise keys indicators of fire emergencies and evacuation

Programme Aim:

The course will take the students through a range of fire related topics covering emergency and non-emergency activities, outlining the basic principles of fire safety.

Outline Syllabus:

  • The mechanics of fire, smoke and dangerous gases.

  • Fire extinguishers and hose reel equipment.

  • Incidents involving flammable liquids and gases.

  • Storage of flammable liquids and gases.

  • Common fire safety features.

  • Elements of compartmentation.

  • Means of escape.

  • Hazard spotting and elimination of bad practices.

  • Legislation.

Training Method:

Group Orientated to include lectures, formal talks and demonstrations. These are didactic in nature and place a strong emphasis on the trainer’s expertise and knowledge of the subject matter

Participant Profile:

This course is a basic introduction to fire safety training. It is open and should be offered to all staff within a company on induction or with existing staff. As this is new to most people we recommend re-training every year.

(Max 12 people)

Training Facilities:

AV equipment and flipchart. Relevant video clips to emphasise the theoretical background.

Duration:

2 hours

Certification:

Valid for 2 years

Duration: 
2 hours