This module is designed to give you an overview of good fire safety practices at work; identifying potential fire risks to your service users, colleagues and yourself, explaining what to do on hearing a fire alarm and describing types of fire-fighting equipment and how to use them.
Each health and social care workplace, may have slightly differing policies, so it is recommended to familiarise yourself with these policies and procedures.
This course consists of six modules:
- Introduction and Overview
- What is Fire?
- Preventing Fire
- In the event of a fire
- Fire fighting equipment
Module 1: Introduction and Overview
- The effects of fire in the workplace
Module 2: What is Fire?
- The fire triangle
- Stages of Fire
- Types of fire
- The spread of fire
- Fire risks
Module 3: Preventing Fire
- Risk Assessment
- Problems with fire safety
- Spotting problems with fire safety
- Safe housekeeping
- Fire safety signs
Module 4: In The Event of a Fire
- Fire drill scenario
- What should happen?
Module 5: Fire Fighting Equipment
- Fire extinguishers
- Using fire extinguishers
Module 6: Resources
- Further information
- Approximately 1 hour (counts towards your CPD hours)
Fire Safety Training Is Suitable For...
NHS and independent healthcare providers, bank staff and agency workers, and educational organisations including:
- Individuals who want to gain an awareness and increase knowledge
- Care Assistants (HCA)
- Non-Clinical Persons
- Support Workers
- Adult Social Care Workers
- Residential Home Staff
- Nursing Home Staff
- Nurses including Practice, Adult, Registered & Clinical
- Domiciliary Care Workers
- Home Care Workers
- Clinical Support Workers
- Community Healthcare Workers
- Bank and Temporary Nurses
- Bank and Temporary Carers
Type: Online Interactive User-Friendly Training With Downloadable Documentation
Accreditation: Nationally Recognised CPD Accredited Courses
Access: 24/7 Unlimited Accesses For 12 Months
Evidence: Learning & Certification Remain On The System Indefinitely
Exam & Assessment
Certificate: A CPD Accredited Certificate is Instantly Available Upon Completion
Exam Type: Online Multiple Choice Assessment
Exam Included: Exam Is Included In The Price
Exam Retakes: Unlimited Retakes At No Extra Cost
Additionally, once you’ve completed the Fire Safety Training, you may be interested in deepening your skills and knowledge with one of our other cpd courses.