This course will give candidates knowledge of current legislation, what to do in the event of a fire, prevention of fire, and clear understanding of evacuation procedures.

  • Fire Procedures
    • What action to take on discovering a fire
    • How to raise the alarm
    • What to do when hearing a fire alarm
    • Who’s responsible for calling the emergency services
    • The location of extinguishers and escape routes
    • Evacuation procedures and dealing with disabled persons.
  • Understanding legislative requirements for fire safety in the UK.
  • Chemistry and behaviour of fire.
  • Understand fire precautions in order to prevent and minimise the risk of fire.
  • Understand the different types of extinguishers and method of operation.
  • Video Clips – ‘’Use of fire extinguishers’’.