Fire Awareness Training
Awareness

Fire Awareness Training

All courses will be tailored to suit individual requirements

Demonstration of using fire extinguishers.

Who should attend?

Any peron who is expected to respond to a fire alarm or may be confronted with a real fire; any employee.

Location

In the comfort of your own premises

Theory sessions take place in a meeting room or training room.

Practical session takes place in a suitable outside area (approximately 5 car parking spaces) away from buildings.

All appropriate equipment will be brought by Leave Safe Training

Duration

3.0 hours

The course

The course consists of theory and practical. An understanding of how fire develops is given, action taken in case of fire, as well as a practical part of the course demonstrating how to use the appropriate fire extinguisher for different types of fires.

Aims

To introduce good practices for fire safety at work, appreciate human behaviour when a fire occurs and demonstrate a general awarenness of fire development and evacuation procedures. Plus the correct use of a variey of fire extinguishers.

Objectives

By the end of the course students will understand:

  • Human behaviour in the event of a fire
  • Basic principles of fire safety and fire development
  • Theory and operating procedures of fire extinguishers
  • Methods of escape and evacuation procedures
  • Home safety
Leave Safe Training specialises in fire training to all types of businesses.

Course Detail

Theory

  • Introduction
  • Aims and objectives
  • What is fire
  • Human behaviour
  • Pyrolysis, fire development
  • Flashover and backdraught
  • Triangle of combustion
  • Chemistry of fire
  • Effects of smoke
  • Home fire safety
  • Actions in case of fire
  • Evacuation procedures
  • Classifications of fire
  • Extinguishers
  • summary and evaluation

Practical

  • Demonstration of water extinguisher
  • Demonstration of foam extinguisher
  • Demonstration of carbon dioxide extinguisher
  • Demonstration of powder extinguisher
  • Demonstration of fire blanket
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