Fire Wardens Course for Care Home Staff

Maximum Numbers: 20

Duration: One day

Location: On-Site

Course overview:
The course has been designed to provide staff working in a Care home setting, with an understanding of how to reduce the risk of fire in the workplace and how to respond in the event of a fire.  The training will also ensure that the use of fire extinguishers for ‘first aid’ firefighting will be both safe and effective.

Who should attend:
Staff with designated responsibilities in the event of a fire

Objectives:
At the end of the course students will:

  • Be aware of the dangers of fire
  • Understand the nature of fire and how it spreads
  • Be aware of simple fire prevention measures
  • Understand what to do in the event of a fire alarm
  • Be able to distinguish between different types of fire extinguishers
  • Be able to tackle small fires safely and effectively

Content:

  • Fire Safety Legislation
  • Basic fire prevention
  • Building fire protection
  • Evacuation procedures
  • Chemistry of combustion
  • Practical ‘first-aid’ firefighting on live fire

Certificate:

All students receive a certificate of attendance

Contact

Tel: 01296 338965

Fax: 01296 337620

Email: info@firetraining-bucksmk.co.uk

Web: www.firetraining-bucksmk.co.uk