Principles Of Fire Safety
CPD Fire Safety Principles
Would any of your employees benefit from completing one of our CPD certified courses? This course will enable your employees to understand more about the hazards and risks associated with fire in the workplace, and how to control and manage these risks. They will also learn about the role and function of a Fire Warden.
Section 1: Fire hazards and risks
In this section, your employees will identify different causes of fire in the workplace, understand hazards during and after a fire and learn about the characteristics of fire and smoke spread.
Section 2: Controlling fire risks
This section will cover how to identify and control fire hazards, define ‘means of escape’ and typical components for means of escape from fire hazards. Your employees will also learn about fire detection and alarms, the principles of extinguishing and using equipment safely.
Section 3: Fire safety management
In this section, your employees will learn about employers’ and employees’ duties in relation to fire safety, how to carry out simple fire safety inspections and the stages of a fire risk assessment.
Section 4: The role of the Fire Warden
In this section, your employees will understand the role and function of the fire warden and the contents of a fire safety briefing.
The benefits of this course include:
Once your employees have completed this course, they could progress on to the following:
Manual Handling Safety at Work
Health and Safety in the Workplace