The fire and rescue service attended over 1/2 million incidents during 2019 with 237 fire related deaths being reported

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Are you responsible for fire safety and prevention in your business?

As an employer or business owner you are legally required to provide fire safety training and information to your employees.

Fire Safety Training

Course Summary

  • Our Fire safety course has been developed by Health & Safety professionals to give managers, and employees an understanding of their legal obligations under The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005. The course provides essential knowledge and understanding of fire safety in the workplace enabling the learner to progress to a level 3 qualification. 

Entry Requirements

  • Basic level of English 

 

Course duration

  • 1 day

Assessment

  • 1 day a 30 minute assessment is taken at the end of the day.

    • Assessment consists of 30 multiple choice questions.

    • Successful candidates will need to achieve 80% or more​

Certification

  • On successful completion of the course, participants will receive a digital Fire safety level 2 certificate from OnSite-24/7 (laminated certificates and in-house certificates with your company logo displayed are available upon request)  

 

Course Outline

Causes of fires in the workplace

 

The components of the fire triangle

  • The three elements and chemical chain reaction

Fire hazards during and after

  • Heat,

  • Smoke

  • structure collapse

  • escaping persons

  • Characteristics of fire and smoke spread

 

Fire prevention and risk control

  • Fire detection methods and raising the alarm

  • The means of escape

  • Key fire safety controls,

    • Safety signs

    • Fire doors

    • Fire exits

    • Escape routes

    • Emergency lighting

              

Firefighting equipment and systems

  • Fire extinguishers

  • Fire blankets

  • Fire hose

  • Fire bucket

  • Sprinkler systems

  • Wet & dry riser systems

Fire safety laws

  • The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005

  • Legal duties and responsibilities of employers and employees

Risk assessment and inspections

  • How to undertake a simple fire safety inspection in the workplace

  • Stages of a fire risk assessment

  • Fire action plan

Fire Warden

  • The role and responsibilities of the fire warden

    • On a day-to-day basis

    • During an emergency

    • If they are not in their designated areas of responsibility when the alarm is raised

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All our courses can be tailored to meet your industry and business needs.

Fire marshal training available. 

For further details call

us today

01723 586198

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Are you doing enough to keep you employees safe from the risk of fire?

Have you conducted a fire risk assessment?

OnSite-24/7 can help complete risk assessments, policy writing and training

 

Call us today 01723 586198

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