Fire Safety Essentials


COURSE AIM & OBJECTIVES:

Why

The risk of fire and the resulting threat to human life is very real. You will no doubt be aware of the devastating consequences that a fire can have, but do you know how to prevent fires and what to do in the event of a fire?

This course aims to change the way you think about fire. It will help you to recognise and reduce fire hazards in your workplace and will elucidate what you need to do in the unlikely event of a fire.
‘’Well trained staff is your best defence against fire…’’

Aim

The aim of this course, is to provide trainees with the essential knowledge, skills and abilities of how they can minimize the risk of a fire outbreak at their workplace, the appropriate actions to take in the event of discovering a fire or upon hearing the fire alarm and how to select and use the appropriate first aid firefighting equipment.

WHO WILL BENEFIT:

This course must be offered to ALL staff members. It’s also ideal for inexperienced staff (induction training), who have never received any kind of formal training or staff requiring
refresher training.

WHAT WILL BE COVERED?

• Legislation
• Chemistry of fire
• Types of fire
• Action on discovering a fire
• Types of FAFAs
• General fire safety precautions
• Distress procedures
• Human behaviour
• Emergency arrangements
• Practical demonstration and use of fire extinguishers and other firefighting equipment
• Exams

ASSESSMENT/CERTIFICATION:

All delegates – after having successfully completed the course, will be awarded with a certificate of competence.

COURSE PRESENTER:
Aristos Aristidou GIFireE I Tech IOSH (FSTP Cyprus Ltd)
Avgoustinos Chatzigiannis GIFireE I MInstLM (FSTP Cyprus Ltd)

Language : Greek / English