Fire Safety Awareness
Fire marshal training course - Fire Safety
Under the Regulatory reform (Fire Safety Order) 2005, businesses are required to carry out a fire risk assessment and have enough adequately trained, competent fire marshals.
This Fire marshal training course covers the role of the designated fire marshal (fire warden). You will learn about preventing fires and learn about the different types of fire extinguisher and how to use them correctly.
This course is appropriate for:
- Those who are responsible for overseeing fire safety
- Designated fire marshals
- Anyone who needs to know how to use a fire extinguisher.
The course will present an understanding of fire regulations and general fire precautions.
It aims to provide you with the knowledge to be become a fire marshal.
- Action on discovering a fire
- Common causes of fire
- Fire drills and evacuation
- Fire safety legislation
- Fire safety precautions
- The chemistry of fire
- The role of fire marshal
- Fire extinguisher types
Assessment and Certification
Trainer observation on site.
All students will receive a certificate.
Duration - Half Day
Cost: £150.00 (not per person)
Health and Safety at Work - Fire Safety Order
The main reason for health and safety legislation is to protect people at work and those who are affected by work activities.
Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974 – sets out how employers, employees and the self-employed must work in a safe way, giving every person on the work premises legal duties and responsibilities. As this act is very general, subject-specific ‘regulations’ have been put in place to help every workplace to be safe.
Health and safety at work is everybody’s business; that means others in the workplace have a duty too.
Everyone in the workplace should avoid any actions that could potentially harm others, act respectfully and not cause any damage to property. You should always report any known health and safety hazards that might affect others.