Fire Safety in the Workplace

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Address:Bristol Road, Stonehouse, Gloucestershire, GL10 3RB

Duration:1 Day

Date:22/11/2021 - 22/11/2021

Timings:8:30 am - 3:30 pm

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" The instructor explained everything perfectly. 10/10. "

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" Very well conducted, easily understandable with good practical experience. 10/10. "

Alan Dick Communications

" An excellent and very helpful course. The visual aids, hand outs and the instructor were all excellent. 10/10. "

Alan Dick Communications

" All the topics covered were very helpful to me and my colleagues. Thank-you for the instruction. 10/10. "

Alan Dick Communications

" Good course and well explained "

RY – K Yateman & Sons Ltd
  • Price:£125.00 + VAT
  • Spaces Available:Limited Spaces
  • Duration:1 Day
  • Dates:22/11/2021 - 22/11/2021
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Who

This training course has been designed to introduce staff to the hazards, risks and control measures when encountering fires in the workplace

Aims

To enable delegates to understand how fires start and the actions required to in ensure safety of personnel within the workplace. On completion of this training course, delegates should be able to understand the hazards and precaution related to industrial fires, and what action to take in the event of a fire.

Objectives

On completion of the course, delegates should be able to understand the hazards and precaution related to industrial fires, and what action to take in the event of a fire.

Outline

Introduction
  • Understand how fires start and spread in the workplace – fire triangle
  • Duties of Fire Marshals/sweepers
  • Effective use of Fire Marshals/sweepers during an emergency
  • Identifying and recording the hazards and risks associated to workplace fires
  • Classification of fires and fire fighting equipment
  • Maintenance of fire fighting equipment
  • The fire plan – Emergency procedures, evacuation, escape routes and exits
  • Training of staff, fire drills and communication
  • Ensuring personal safety
  • Identification and handling of fire extinguisher
  • Practical use of fire extinguishers – fire training unit
  • Apply fire prevention methods
  • Fire reporting procedures
Legislation

Health & Safety at Work Act 1974
Management of Health & Safety At Work Regulations 1999
The Fire Precautions (Workplace) Regulations 1997