Course Information

Who should attend?
Personnel who require ‘initial’ or ‘refresher’ training in fire-fighting and evacuation techniques
What will be covered?
Fire safety awareness will provide delegates with the information on how to demonstrate an understanding of:

The procedures to be followed in the event of fire.
• How to call the fire service and liaise on site.
• Identify which elements need to exist for fire to occur.
• The three basic principles of fire extinction.
• Which measures are designed to prevent smoke travel and fire spread in a building.
• The need for fire safety and how to implement measures to protect yourselves, colleagues and
• Use of correct fire equipment.

Class Size / Session: 30 per session
Duration: 2 Days

Course Module

• Duties of a Fire Marshall
• The principles of combustion
• Basic fire prevention
• Arson prevention
• Personal protection
• Movement in smoke
• Evacuation procedures and the control of personnel
• The fire Triangle
• Heat transfer
• Fire extinguishers
• Fire exits, emergency exit routes, signs
• Emergency lighting & fire alarms
• Evacuation procedures
• Practical extinguisher discharge