Fire Safety Awareness - Course Details

Course intro:

This Fire Safety Essentials training course is a half day programme, designed to familiarise employees with fire safety procedures, so that should a fire break out, they will know how to deal with the situation calmly and safely. Theoretical tuition is reinforced with hands-on fire fighting experience.


Fire Safety Essentials courses include a practical demonstration, with delegates given the opportunity to extinguish controlled fires with a range of extinguishers.


Course content

  • Introduction & Course Objectives
  • Legal requirements incl Employers and Employees duties and responsibilities
  • Hazard identifications and Risk Assessment
  • How to lower the risk of fires
  • Action to take on discovering a fire
  • Raising the alarm
  • What to do on hearing the alarm
  • Escape routes
  • Evacuation procedures
  • Which extinguisher to use and how to use it
  • Fire risks and fire prevention
  • Practical Demonstrations
  • Practical Workshops
  • Questions
  • Conclude & Evaluations



Intended audience

This Fire Safety Essentials training programme may be beneficial to all personnel such as supervisors or other employees who may have responsibility for Fire Safety at work – including Extinguisher Operators, Supervisors and Fire Wardens.


Entry requirements

Minimum age- 18 years old

Minimum English requirements: Leaners must be able to understand and convey the concepts contained in the programme content.