The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 for England and Wales/Fire (Scotland) Act 2005 or Fire Safety Regulations (Northern
Ireland) 2010 require that adequate information, instruction and training are provided for teachers and persons nominated with fire safety responsibilities.
Training school staff will significantly improve fire prevention practices and share the workload in the implementation of good fire safety management.
About the course
A ½ day multi-media course of 3.5 hrs duration (3 hr theory and ½ hr practical) where staff will learn the essential duties of Fire Wardens / Marshals and be provided with the knowledge, skills and abilities to undertake their duties competently and confidently. Delegates receive a certificate of attendance and the course is approved by the Institute of Fire Safety Managers for up to 15 delegates per session.
½ day presentations are also available for care homes, construction, healthcare and hotel sectors.
In-house course only
Normally maximum 15 delegates held at schools throughout the UK, however we are aware that training sometimes needs to take place on a specific training day so arrangements can be made for larger groups to fit in with school training day timetables – please ask for details and date availability at the earliest opportunity.
Requirements - a training room large enough to accommodate the number of attendees. Vulcan will provide projector, laptop and screen for the presentation.
Who should attend?
Teachers, lecturers, teaching assistants, fire wardens, facilities Mmanagers etc holding fire evacuation responsibilities.
Fire Warden Approved Certificate.
Benefits to you and your organisation
On completion of this course, delegates will be able to:
Carry out efficient and effective fire evacuations
Understand how quickly fire and smoke can spread
Assess what size fire can safely be dealt with using appropriate fire-fighting equipment
Confidently operate portable fire-fighting equipment
Move in a smoke filled environment more confidently
Heighten and refresh fire safety awareness.