Fire safety/Fire Extinguisher Training Syllabus

Duration:1 day

(The actual duration of the course is determined by the actual number and experience of the operators – from between 4 to 6 hours approx)

 

Ratio: Up to 10 Students: 1 Instructor (this can be split into mornings and afternoons if required.

1. AIM

To provide the theoretical knowledge as regards to fire safety and the use of fire extinguishers.

2. ELEMENTS

 The course will comprise of theoretical and practical instruction covering the following: –

a. Responsibilities under the Health and Safety Law

b.The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005

c.The importance of the regulations to users and supervisors

d.Safety precautions

e.Types of Fire extinguishers and their uses

f. Handling, storage and examination of Fire appliances