Gas Safety Fire Marshal

  • Course Code MS-5
  • Duration ½ day
  • Cost £78+VAT
  • Learners12Max

This short training course is designed for people with responsibilities in relation to fire prevention and emergency evacuation in the workplace.

Objectives

By the end of this course the participants will be able to:

  • Outline the legal requirements regarding fire safety in the workplace
  • Explain the chemistry of fire and how fire behaves within buildings
  • List the actions and priorities should fire occur
  • Recognise and describe the types of fire extinguishers available and explain their capabilities and limitations
  • Recognise and report fire hazards in the workplace
  • Explain the different fire classifications
  • List the types of information required by emergency services in the event of a fire
  • Use water and CO2 extinguishers to extinguish real fires
  • Carry out evacuation procedures in the workplace
Method

A mixture of class room based presentations and activities with outdoor exercises using real fires.

Pre Course Requirements

None.

Who Should Attend?

Anyone involved in fire prevention and evacuation in the workplace.