This course combines the theory and practice with regards to basic fire prevention, awareness and what to do in the event of a fire. As part of the training session, there is a practical demonstration where delegates are able to use a range of different extinguishers with live fire.

  • Who should attend?

    This course is appropriate for Fire Marshal and Fire Wardens, those responsible for health & safety, supervisory and managerial staff or anyone who works on their own or may be in a position where they have to take responsibility for tackling a fire in the workplace.

  • Course Content

    The course will cover:

    • The cost of Fire in the workplace
    • Causes of workplace fire & their prevention
    • Chemistry of Fire and how it spreads
    • Hazard spotting and hazard reduction
    • Daily and weekly Fire Checks / record keeping
    • What to do when discovering a fire
    • Evacuation procedures including protecting special needs and disabled staff and visitors
    • Location and use of fire extinguishers
  • Benefits of the Course

    This course combines the theory and practice of fire prevention and what to do in the event of a fire. As part of the training session, there is a practical demonstration where delegates are able to view a range of different extinguishers and walk around the environment.

  • Assessment

    Multiple-choice examination and continued course assessment by the trainer. Candidates must also be physically able to carry out the procedures detailed in the course outline, these include putting out a controlled live fire display with a fire extinguisher.

  • Duration

    This course is run over half a day, beginning at 09:30 and finish by 12:30 or beginning at 13:00 and finish by 16:30.

  • Venue

    This course will be run at our fit for purpose venue in Cardiff; alternatively we can provide this course at your choice of venue for an in-house course.

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