Fire Safety Awareness

About the course

The effects of accidental fires or explosions can be devastating in terms of lives lost, injuries and damage to environment. It is the responsibility of all employers to ensure their staff are adequately trained on what to do in the event of a fire. This Fire Safety Awareness course provides fire safety awareness training in a visually engaging way. The aim is to drive behavioural change and promote fire safety awareness. The course should be used to compliment any existing fire safety training the company provides, specific to that organisation or industry. 

Course Topics

Module 1 - Introduction to Fire Safety

  • Real People – Real Consequences Case Study
  • How do Fires Start (the fire triangle)
  • Stages of Fire
  • How Fire Spreads
  • Sources of Fire 

Module 2 - Fire Prevention

  • Cost of Fire o Risk Assessment
  • Good Housekeeping 

Module 3 - Fire Classification & Equipment

  • Classification of Fire
  • Dangers of Fighting Fire
  • Types of Fire Extinguishers
  • Safe Use of Fire Extinguishers 

Module 4 - Fire Detection & Response

  • Fire Action Plan
  • Safe Evacuation
  • Calling the Fire Brigade
  • Fighting Fire o Going Through Smoke
  • Fire Safety Law 

Who is it for?

Fires can occur in almost all working environments so the Fire Safety Awareness course is designed to cover a wide range of topics and is therefore ideal for complex organisations who may have both office, shop floor and field staff. The course ensures all employees receive training that is appropriate to their needs.

Course Format

Learn at your own pace during this exciting E-learning course. The content is delivered via an engaging animated explainer video. You will also get the opportunity to test your knowledge with quiz questions at the end of each module. This provides a knowledge check.