Fire Awareness

The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order, Health and Safety Act 1974 and the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999 impose a duty on employers, business owners and those in control of premises to ensure that all employees receive appropriate fire safety training.

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Short course


Various dates throughout the year


All delegates will gain:
a greater awareness of the dangers of fire and smoke,
an awareness of the fire safety measures in their workplace,
an understanding of their actions in the event of a fire,
confidence in identifying and operating fire fighting equipment, and
an awareness of potential fire hazards in the workplace.

Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005,
theory of fire and fire prevention:

triangle of fire, and
classes of fire,

fire evacuation procedures:

means of escape, and
what, where, when and who.

fire fighting equipment,
fire extinguishers:

component parts,
colour coding, and
safe usage - classification,

fire safety DVD.

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