This fire safety awareness course is designed for small / medium sized businesses who will need to meet their legal obligations under the current legislation. The course not only gives excellent advice and tips for improving fire safety but also includes a live fire extinguishing module. This gives delegates an opportunity to use fire extinguishers to put out controlled fires.
Fire Safety in England and Wales is governed by the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 and in Scotland the Fire (Scotland) Act 2005.
Under U.K legislation the responsible person is required to: include suitable and sufficient instruction and training on the appropriate precautions and actions to be taken by the employee in order to safeguard him/herself and other relevant persons on the premises, be repeated periodically where appropriate. The responsible person must appoint one or more competent persons to assist him in undertaking the preventive and protective measures.
Each employees will require a basic level of fire awareness training. This will vary with the level of risk in the premises.
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If you would like to find out more about our fire safety awareness course (including practical fire extinguisher) and how Fire Safety Services can help you and your business, call our sales team on 08000 234114 or complete the form for a call back:
Fire Safety Awareness Course (including Practical Fire Extinguisher) Enquiry
How can we help?
This fire safety awareness course provides the basic theory and practical requirements of fire awareness in the workplace.
Who should attend?
Persons who have not had any previous fire awareness training and have no special duties as fire wardens.
What does the course cover?
- Legal Requirements
- Chemistry of fire
- Fire Action and procedures
- DVD – Extinguishing fires at work
- Classification of fire
- Types of fire extinguishers
- Safety instruction in the use of fire extinguishers
- Live fire training using various types of fire extinguishers
How many can attend?
- Maximum 15 persons
- Duration of 2 hours (Approximately)
- On completion of the course, attendees will receive a certificate of attendance.
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