Learning Outcomes – The learner will
- Understand the hazards and risks associated with fire in the workplace.
- Understand how fire risk is controlled in the workplace
- Understand the principles and practice of fire safety management at work
- Understand the role of the nominated fire warden
Assessment Criteria – The learner can
- Explain how fires are caused in the workplace
- Describe the components of the fire
- Identify the hazards during or after a fire, including the products of
- Describe the characteristics of fire and smoke
- State the different methods used to identify and control fire
- Define the term ‘means of escape’ in relation to fire hazards.
- Outline typical components for means of escape from fire
- Describe methods of fire detection and raising the alarm.
- Describe the principle of how fires are
- Describe how portable fire-fighting equipment should be used
- Identify common fixed fire-fighting systems and where they might be used
- Outline the duties of employers and employees with respect to fire safety in the
- Outline how to undertake a simple fire safety inspection in the
- Describe the stages involved in a fire risk
- State the role and function of fire wardens in their workplace:
- On a day-to-day basis
- During an emergency
- If they are not in their designated areas of responsibility when the alarm is raised.
- Outline the content of a fire safety briefing
Course Duration: One Day (Followed by assessment-Multiple Choice)
No Live Extinguisher Use
Fee includes: Course Books, Registration and Certification