Fire Safety In Construction

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

Designed for construction staff to know how to reduce fire risks, deal with fires if appropriate and escape safely in the event of a fire. 

Up to speed with the Joint Code of Practice for Fire Prevention on Construction Sites? With Insurance, Arson, Burns Injury Treatment & Business Recovery Issues thrown in to the mix - Are You Ready In Case of Fire?


 

AIMS & OBJECTIVES

The course provides underpinning knowledge on the completion of fire risk assessments for construction projects. 

To understand fire precautions, management responsibilities, the law and enforcement. 

PROGRAMME

  • Reasons for fire safety - saving lives, legal reasons & business loss - anyone been burnt?
  • Common causes of Fire
  • Fire actions on discovering a fire
  • Planning for Evacuation Scenario Fire Marshall
  • Duties
  • Extinguishing a fire and fire extinguishers 
  • Practical use of fire extinguishers 
  • Controlled "live fire" exercise
  • Fire prevention inspection 
  • Means of escape
  • Evacuation procedures
  • Raising the alarm 
  • Responsibilities 
  • Fire Risk Assessment
  • Fire Legislation