Fire poses a significant threat to your business in many ways. After the immediate danger to people and property you also have to consider the longer term risks caused by interference to your business operations.
As well as discharging your legal responsibilities as an employer, this course will ensure that your staff are well prepared to prevent fires breaking out and will also know how to act should the worst happen.
Employers must ensure that all employees are provided with adequate safety training at the time they are first employed and repeated periodically where appropraite. Training should include suitable and sufficient instruction and training on the appropriate precautions and actions to be taken by the employee in order to safeguard himself and other relevant persons on the premises.
Provide staff with legally required training with our fire awareness course. Staff will learn the key aspects of fire prevention, responding to a fire, and using equipment safely, focusing on risks specific to your business. At the end of the course all attendees will be certified to handle fire emergencies in the workplace.
This Fire awareness training course can be delivered directly in your place of work and we can deliver to a minimum of four delegates and up to a maximum of 12 delegates for only £425.00 (No Vat to be applied to this cost). The In House provision will reduce the time with staff travelling to and from a course venue and unnecessary travel costs.
Who is the Fire Awareness training course suitable for:
Any full or part-time employee or contractors working on a site. Every member of staff needs Fire Awareness Training. You can use this program to ensure that your company complies with current legislation, keep your workplace safer, learn evacuation procedures, and take part in fire extinguisher training, strengthening your overall fire health and safety training regime. Don’t think a fire won’t happen in your business, within the last few years, as many as 30,000 plus fires have been recorded within UK businesses and community buildings. Ensure that you are protecting your staff, book in house fire awareness training with us.
The Fire Awareness Training is both cost effective and time efficient and is completed in your workplace.
Half Day (3 hours) We are flexible with starting times to meet the needs of your business.
To make employees more aware of how fires start, spread and are controlled. To instil a general respect for fire and make them more aware of fire risks in the workplace.
Course Content for the Fire Awareness training course:
Candidates will be continually assessed during the Course followed by a short multiple choice exam. Course content includes:
- Fire Safety Legislation
- Fire statistics
- Action in the event of a fire
- Fire Hazards
- The fire triangle
- The fire plan
- Identification and types of fire extinguishers
- Operation and types of fire alarms
- Fire Signage
- General fire precautions
- Methods of extinguishing a fire
- Multiple choice examination
Assessment and Certification:
There will be a multiple choice question paper. A Fire Awareness Certificate of attendance will be issued to all students who are assessed as competent which is valid for 3 years.
We deliver the Fire Awareness Training to clients across the North West including the following areas:
- The Wirral
- North Wales
We can deliver this course on your premises, reducing your budgeted costs for staff travel and their time out of the business.
For more information on our Fire Awareness Training Course offered by Training Solutions North West and how we can help you find the right training courses for your business please email us or alternatively, call us on 01978 359 441 and speak with one of our training Consultants.