HS08 – Fire Safety Awareness Training including the use of extinguishers

Course Content

The purpose of this course is to ensure people are fully aware of the dangers from fire and smoke – this course also shows attendees the correct use of fire extinguishers and the classes of fire they can be used on safely – it will also give the attendees a greater knowledge of the causes of fire.

Who Or Why You Should Attend

This course is for any employee who has not had fire warden or fire marshal training but is required by law to undertake at regular intervals

Course Overview

Attendees will have a fuller understanding of their role and duty to evacuate in the event of a fire or other emergency – how to recognise fire control points - exit signage - the need to keep exits clear and fire doors closed – the types of extinguishers – label colours – how to and when to use extinguishers.