Fire Awareness Training Course

Duration 1⁄2 Day
Time 3 – 4 hours
Max. number of participants 12
Pre-Requisite None.

Description

The Fire Safety (Scotland) Regulations 2006 requires that all employees have fire safety training to comply with these regulations

Course Aims

To provide the participants with – an awareness of the principals of fire prevention, how to deal with small fires and the safety procedures once a fire has been detected.

Objectives

On completion of the training the participant will be able to:

  • Identify fire extinguishers
  • Choose the correct extinguisher
  • Know fire evacuation procedures
  • Operate fire extinguishers correctly
  • Common causes of fire
  • Human behaviour

Assessment

At the end of the course the participants will be asked to do a short written test to confirm understanding and awareness.

Qualification

On completion of this course the participant will be issued with a certificate of attendance and a training log sheet.

Suitability

This course is suitable for anyone who may come into contact with a potential fire.