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Courses for learners aged 19 and over

Fire Safety Awareness

Course Code Start Date End Date Wks Day Time Venue Fees
19-23yrs
Fees
24yrs +
16PSCD1010/1B 18/05/2017 18/05/2017 1 Th 09:30 - 12:30 Macclesfield College £60.00 Fee Code: N £60.00Fee Code: N
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Course Information

Overview
The law requires all employed personnel to have adequate fire safety training. This course has been designed to give personnel the necessary information. This course will build your confidence in becoming a fire marshal. This course will provide you with the skills to prevent fire and deal effectively with an evacuation.

Who is it for?
This course is for anyone who has a responsibility in fire prevention.

Outcome
On completion of this course you will be able to conduct effective evacuations and prevent fires.

Entry Requirements
There are no entry requirements for this course.

Content
• Fire Legislation
• Chemistry of a Fire
• Classes of Fire
• Common causes of fire
• Hazard identification/risk assessment
• Evacuation for people with special needs.
• Evacuation Procedure
• Fire Fighting Equipment
• Role of a fire marshal

Assessment
There are no assessments; however there is a short test at the end to check understanding.

Awarding Body
This is not an accredited course however the College will provide you with an Attendance Certificate.

Follow up courses/Progression
After this course you may wish to progress to a Health and Safety Level 2 course.

Additional Information
You may like to bring a pad and pen should you wish to make notes. You will be provided with a handout. For this course you may need some knowledge on the fire procedures at work/location.



Course information code: 2031