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Overview of course

We offer bespoke 1/2 day delivery for Fire Safety Awareness for groups or companies.  This can be delivered on-site at company premises or at West Suffolk College in Bury St Edmunds or one of our Local Learning Centres.

 

Course outline would be as follows:

 

  • Identify the basic requirement of the FSO & the HASAWA 1974
  • Assess fire risks
  • Identify the procedures for spotting and reporting hazards
  • Understand the principle of fire behaviour
  • Understand the appropriate actions to take on discovering a fire
  • Understand personal duties in response to the fire alarm signal
  • Show an understanding of first aid fire-fighting using fire extinguishers
  • Recognise the importance of 'passive fire protection measures'
  • Understand the importance of compartmentalisation.

 

For further information or to request a quotation, please contact us on (01284) 716246 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Further course detail

The course follows the listed criteria:

 

  • Personal introduction / group introduction
  • Requirement of the fire safety order 2005 & HSW specific in the relation to fire safety, risk identification & training.
  • Lecture:  Duties of the appointed fire warden (s)
  • White board presentation (classes of fire & fire behaviour)
  • Theory - session int he use of each class of extenguisher
  • How and when to fight fires using fire extinguishers
  • Multiple choice question paper.

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