This course aims to provide a general awareness of fire safety in the workplace and home but it is not designed to give you specific training or competence to carry out fire risk assessments or use of fire-fighting equipment. This course covers the broad principles of fire safety but does not aim to address issues that are specific to a particular business or activity. You should always take expert advice if you have any doubts about your competence to carry out fire safety related tasks.
This course covers:
- Fire safety management and prevention
- Principles of fire
- Fire extinguishers
- Suppression systems
- Structural response to fire
- Escape and evacuation
- Fire dynamics
- Containment and passive fire safety
- Communication fire alarms
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Timber Fire Door – Installation, Repair & Maintenance (virtual classroom)
Correctly installing fire doors and doorsets and their on-going repair and maintenance is critical to the safety of building occupants. Fire doors play a vital role in containing fire and the spread of smoke in the event of a fire.
Evaluation Of Fire Performance Through Real Fire Incident Data
A video recording of Dr David Crowder presenting at the BRE Fire Conference in Watford in 2016.
Fire Stopping and Compartmentation (virtual classroom)
Fire Stopping and Compartmentation is constructed to prevent the spread of fire to or from another part of the same building, or an adjoining building.
Fire Risk Assessor Level 4 Diploma (classroom)
This 5 day course will equip you with the tools and knowledge to complete fire risk assessments of all but the most complex buildings.