One of the most life-threatening incidents that can occur in a place of employment is that of an uncontrolled fire. Therefore it should be the responsibility of every employee in the workplace to ensure that they are confident with the basics of fire safety and how it is actioned in the premises where they work. This course can aid greatly with that.
The Fire Safety Training Course is designed to give every individual a firm grasp and understanding of workplace safety, in regards to fire risks. By taking the course you will learn why fire safety is so important, and understand the circumstance that can lead to an accidental fire. You’ll learn what the “Fire Triangle” is and who to turn to if you have concerns about safety in your workplace.
By the end of the course, you’ll have a good understanding of how to ensure fire safety your workplace, why a good evacuation plan is essential, and how to help the Fire Warden as well as your colleagues.
Who should take the course
This course is ideal for any individuals that work in any kind of premise, and wish to familiarise themselves with Fire Safety techniques. This can apply to;
- Office workers
- Factory workers
- Leisure centre workers
- Shop workers
- Warehouse workers
- Property owners
Once you’ve successfully completed your course, you will immediately be sent a digital certificate. Also, you can have your printed certificate delivered by post (shipping cost £3.99). All of our courses are fully accredited, providing you with up-to-date skills and knowledge and helping you to become more competent and effective in your chosen field. Our certifications have no expiry dates, although we do recommend that you renew them every 12 months.
By the end of the course, learners will be able to:
At the end of the course, there will be an online assessment, which you will need to pass to complete the course. Answers are marked instantly and automatically, allowing you to know straight away whether you have passed. If you haven’t, there’s no limit on the number of times you can take the final exam. All this is included in the one-time fee you paid for the course itself.
This introductory module will get a kick-start by defining the importance of fire safety. In this module, we’ll discuss the fire triangle, potentially dangerous ignition, fuel, and oxygen sources, and different types of fires with the examples of their potential sources. We’ll conclude this first module with the discussion on the roles and duties of the first responsible person, fire warden, and employees’ duties.
Fire safety legislation will be the central highlighted part of this second module. Throughout this module, you’ll be introduced with the essential criteria’s to meet the fire safety law requirements. You’ll also get to know about the main steps and key considerations of risk assessments and the step-by-step briefing of conducting the risk assessment. Finally, a brief discussion on daily or weekly risk assessments and fire safety enforcement will take place in this very module.
A module dedicated to various fire safety measures. Housekeeping, fire detection and warning systems and specific issues will be highlighted in this module. Learners will also get a solid understanding of different types of fire extinguishers and fire safety arrangements.
This final module is going to give learners an in-depth overview of the fire evacuation procedures. Different strategies of fire evacuation procedures, personal emergency evacuation plans (PEEP), and a brief description of fire drills will be discussed in this fourth module.