Fire Safety Awareness in Education - Course Details

Course intro:

This Fire Safety in Education course is a 2/3 hr session. It has been put together for all teaching and support staff, so that if a fire break did break out, they will know how to deal with the situation, calmly and safely. Theoretical tuition is reinforced with hands-on fire extinguisher use


Fire Safety Walk is included for all staff to ensure all hazards and risks in an emergency are identified.


Course content

  • Introduction & Course Objectives
  • Legal requirements and local policy
  • Hazard identifications and Risk Assessment (Section 19 and 20)
  • Fire Risk Suppression
  • How to activate the alarm?
  • What to do on hearing the alarm?
  • Local evacuation procedures
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Whole school approach to emergencies
  • Evaluations



Intended audience

This Fire Safety in Education is required for all teaching and support staff. It brings awareness and knowledge around emergencies and the actions required.