Fire Marshall, Fire Awareness & Use of Extinguishers

To give an understanding of their responsibilities and accountability of fire legislation on construction sites and overview of current Fire Safety Legislation relating to work place operations. This course is ideal for delegates responsible for fire prevention in the workplace or construction sites. The course is designed to give delegates the skills and knowledge to assist in the duties of evacuation in the event of a fire with considerably lower risks to themselves and others and give knowledge of work place requirements.

Who should attend?

Any personnel who have been given fire marshalling responsibilities in your organisation.

Content

  • Nature and types of fire
  • Causes of Fire and Fire Spread
  • Means of escape from Fire
  • The Fire (Scotland) Act 2005
  • Moving in smoke
  • Methods of tackling an Outbreak of Fire
  • Identification of Extinguishers
  • Safety issues in tackling fires
  • Types of fire and smoke spread
  • Safe use of extinguishers
  • Correct methods of fire attack and safe withdrawal

Training/Assessment Methods

Mix of classroom-based theory and practical exercises.

Available Dates

We run these courses on a regular basis, please contact us to arrange a suitable date and location or just fill out our enquiry form or call us direct on 0141 445 0404.

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