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Employers are legally required by Fire Safety Regulations (The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005) to provide information, instruction and training to employees about fire precautions in the
workplace. This online College fire safety course helps you to fulfil this obligation by providing your staff with the knowledge and understanding required to act safely in the event of a fire in
the workplace, without the need to travel or take a full day away from the office.
The benefits of using online training in the workplace include:
Cost Reductions e.g. travel fees
Man hour reduction (training only takes as long as the learner needs)
Self-printed certificate for evidence of course completion
Staff can start training immediately
Helping your business maintain a green status by reducing your carbon footprint
All of our e-learning courses are SCORM compliant, meaning it can be paused by the user and picked up when they like, allowing freedom to complete the course in a time that fits around their
workload. By allowing them to work at their own pace you can have peace of mind that everybody has received adequate information, without feeling the need to compete with their peers.
If you are responsible for training a large number of staff, you may be interested to hear more about our Learning Management System (LMS) that allows you to easily track and record who has received and completed the training. We offer a range of courses
that cover all of your legal workplace training requirements, and these can be found in the Health and Safety Course Catalogue.
What is covered:
Fire is the probably the biggest risk threat to life that most people face at work, with around 50 people being killed and over 2000 seriously injured every year. In order to minimise the risk of
fire in the workplace, it is vital that everyone is aware of the common causes of fire and the appropriate actions to take in the event of a fire, including how to escape safely from the scene.
The lesson plan for this module addresses these needs with::
Awareness of key legislation and legal requirements relating to fire safety.
Knowledge of the 'Fire Triangle'.
Knowledge of fire detection and warning systems and how to use and react to them.
Key factors relating to evacuation in the event of fire.
Knowledge of fire types and which extinguishers can be used on them.
Precautions to minimise the risk of fire.
The content of this course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.
On completion of this course you will be able to download a College certificate.
Approximately 2 hours. The length of time taken depends entirely on how quickly you can study and absorb the material. You can proceed as quickly or slowly as you like.
This Virtual College course is targeted primarily at businesses needing to train their staff in Fire Safety Procedures in the workplace. However, the information is also applicable to anyone who
wishes to learn how to prevent fire in the workplace and deal with it effectively should it occur.
There are no specific entry requirements for this course