£8.33 = 1yr access
This online Fire Safety Awareness course provides the knowledge to required to both reduce the risk, and mitigate the impact of fires in the workplace.
Duration Approx. | 50 minutes
Online Fire Safety Course | The risk of fire is one of the greatest dangers in the workplace due to the potential of huge damage at great speed. Online Fire Safety Training is a useful tool to help reduce the associated risks.
In the UK, more than 22,000 non-residential fires are reported annually. The majority of these occur in workplaces. In addition to the risk to life, commercially 75% of businesses never recover from a serious fire.
Most fires are preventable. As such UK businesses are legally required to provide appropriate training.
Fire Safety Course Objectives
1) Improve fire safety by providing an awareness of both fire prevention measures and what do to in the unlikely event a fire occurs.
2) Aid compliance to UK regulations.
On completion of this course you will know…
| Fire Safety legislation
| How fires start
| Understand best practice fire safety procedures
| How to prevent specific types of fire
| How to effectively respond in the event fire
| Understand basic first aid in the event of a fire
Online Fire Safety Course content
Section 1 | Fire Safety Management
Section 2 | The Fire Triangle
Stages of Fire
Section 3 | Fire Prevention
General fire prevention
Fire safety signs
Section 4 | Emergency Evacuation
Hearing a fire alarm
Evacuating the building
Disabled evacuation procedures
Discovering a fire
Raising the alarm
Contacting appropriate service
Section 5 | Fire Fighting
Types of fire extinguishers
Selecting an extinguisher
Clothes on fire
Emergency First Aid
Dealing with minor burns
Why Employees should take our Online Fire Safety Course?
To manage fire risks, every business must undertake a fire safety risk assessment and provide ‘appropriate’ equipment and training.
For more details specific to England & Wales see Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 which covers general fire safety requirements. In Scotland, requirements on general fire safety are covered in Part 3 of the Fire (Scotland) Act 2005, supported by the Fire Safety (Scotland) Regulations 2006.
This online fire safety course aligns to requirements in both pieces of legislation and therefore provides a highly effective tool for employers seeking to manage fire risks.
The government has also produced a useful guide to Fire Safety in the Workplace.
The responsible person for fire safety, Fire Warden, Fire Marshall and all staff.
NOTE: The responsible person who undertakes Fire Risk assessments will also benefit from the Risk Assessment course.
Successful completion of this online Fire Safety training requires candidates to achieve 80% or more in the final 20 question assessment. The assessment can be retaken as often as required. On successful completion…
| Candidates will be emailed a self-print certificate
| 2 CPD credits earned
| A verifiable completion record is kept on our system for a period of 36 months
What is included in this online Fire Safety training course?
| 60 minutes of high quality motion graphic media
| Accelerated Learning | 60 minutes
| RoSPA & CPD accredited content
| 4 CPD credits
| Emailed certificate (£5 for posted version)
| Digital badge to show on your website, resume or Linkedin profile
| Flexible reporting and assignment options with group purchases
| Access for 1 whole year
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