Fire safety awareness

Who is it for?

Suitable for people 18 years and over, this course is designed for those who are responsible for overseeing fire safety, designated fire marshals and anyone who needs to know how to use a fire extinguisher.

Length

1/2 day

Time

AM or PM

Course content includes:

  • how to recognise the cost of fire
  • the role of the fire marshal
  • liaison with the fire service
  • action on discovering a fire
  • fire safety legislation
  • the chemistry of fire
  • common causes of fire
  • fire safety precautions and prevention
  • fire drills and evacuation
  • how to use fire extinguishers.

Qualification

Fire safety awareness certificate, valid for 3 years.

Pre-requisites

Candidates must be physically able to carry out the procedures detailed in the course outline.

Notes

For more information on this course please call 0844 871 8000.

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