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Fire Training for Senior Carers - Short Course at Acacia Training

Course description

To build upon prior Fire Safety knowledge to train supervisors and designated Fire Wardens in care premises.

Who Should Apply:

Managers, supervisors and designated fire wardens working in the care sector with the responsibility for ensuring safe fire practices in the workplace. Refresher training required 3 yearly-achieved by re-sitting the session.

Future opportunities

At the end of the session you will be able to state: 

  • The nature of the fire and ways in which fire can spread 
  • The correct action to be taken in the event of a fire 
  • The correct procedure for calling the fire brigade 
  • Where and how first aid fire-fighting equipment is located 
  • Correct selection of first aid fire-fighting equipment and the correct method of operation 
  • Why escape routes are designated and how they are protected 
  • The need for a roll call and passage of information to fire crews 
  • How to recognise potential fire hazards and reduce fire risks

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Acacia Training directly.

Last updated date: 18 August 2015
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