Course curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction

    • Welcome

    • Aims & Objectives

  • 2

    Fire & The Workplace

    • The Costs of Fire

    • Classification of Fires

    • Trends in Fire Incidents

    • Causes of Fire Deaths

    • Causes of Fire in the Workplace

  • 3

    Flammable Materials

    • Classes of Flammable Materials

  • 4

    Firefighting Equipment in The Workplace

    • Fire Triangle

    • Types of Fire Extinguisher

    • Water Extinguishers

    • Foam Extinguishers

    • Dry Powder Extinguishers

    • Carbon Dioxide Extinguishers

    • Wet Chemical Extinguishers

    • Types of Fire Extinguisher Quiz

    • Positioning of Extinguishers

  • 5

    Discovering a Fire/The Fire Alarm

    • Action on Discovering a Fire

    • Considerations Before Tackling a Fire

    • Fire Detection & Alarm Systems

  • 6

    Role of the Fire Warden/Marshall (Proactive)

    • The Role

    • Fire Risk Assessment

    • Fire Log Book

    • Inspection, Maintenance & Testing

    • Fire Drills & Emergency Exits

    • Skips

  • 7

    Role of Fire Warden/Marshall (Reactive)

    • The Role

    • Follow the Action Plan

    • Ensure the Fire Alarm is Activated

    • Initiate Evacuation of Premises

    • Final Sweep

    • Safety Checks

    • Fighting Fire

    • Shut Down/Switch Off

    • Leave Premises, Closing Doors

    • Role Call & Reporting to the Fire Officer

    • Fire Hydrants

  • 8

    Final Assessment

    • Fire Marshall Assessment