Course Description

Course Code : HSAF0410

This course allows candidates to develop their basic fire safety awareness. It is particularly useful for employees who are to have a designated responsibility for workplace fire safety, for example as fire wardens or fire marshals, and provides the knowledge that will allow them to carry out duties relating to fire safety and emergency procedures.


Course Objectives

Causes of fire in the workplace.

Fire hazards.

Characteristics of fire and smoke spread.

Fire control methods.

Means of escape.

Fire detection and raising the alarm.

Extinguishing fires.

Fixed fire-fighting systems.

The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005.

Legal duties and penalties.

Fire risk assessment.

Fire safety inspections

Role of the fire warden.

Induction briefings.

Practical activity – use of fire extinguishers.

Course Features

Control 2K provide complimentary training materials, text books where applicable, a buffet lunch for full day courses and refreshments.