Basic Fire Safety Training Course

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Basic Fire Safety Training Course

Basic Fire Safety Training Course is designed to provided staff with the minimum standard of training they need to deal with an emergency in work. “The Safety Helath and Welfare at Work Act 2005, Fire Services Act 1981’&’2003 & Relevant codes of practice require that all staff receive training in fire safety. Our basic fire safety training course include the use of fire extinguisher for all participants.

Dates: Monthly Courses at our training centre or courses can be run at a time that suits you in your premises.

Course Duration: 3 Hours

Venue: C1 Centre Point, Business Park, Dublin 12 or Can be run at a time that suits you in your own premises.                                                                      

Basic Fire Safety Training Course Description: 

This Basic Fire Safety Training Course is designed to raise awareness of fire hazards in your workplace. The course teaches you how to act safely in the event of an emergency fire situation and will give you the confidence to safely select and use a fire extinguisher in the event of a fire.

Course Content: The Basic Fire Safety Training Course will cover the following topics:

  • Fire safety legislation (Overview)
  • Understanding the physics and chemistry of fire
  • Identifying fire safety hazards in the workplace
  • Development and spread of fire
  • Action in the event of fire
  • Means of raising alarm
  • Means of summoning the fire brigade
  • Action on hearing the fire alarm
  • Evacuation procedures
  • Practical demonstration in the use of foam and CO2 fire extinguishers using our state of the art gas fired training system. 

Maximum Participants per Course:          12

Who Should Attend: This course is aimed at all employees, regardless of the industry type.  

Assessment: Assessment is by a theory test and practical demonstration using CO2 and Foam fire extinguishers.

Refresher Training & Certification Validity Period: Refresher training is recommended at intervals of not greater than 3 years.

Additional Information: DVD and laptop / projector presentation are used. Notes on Fire Safety / Fire Prevention are provided to course participants. 

Certification: Guardian Safety Certificate in “Basic Fire Safety” is awarded to participants on successful completion of course. 

Special Instructions for this course: Any special needs / requirements should be identified at time of booking.

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