Day Services Fire Safety Awareness

This fire safety training course will provide learners with the knowledge on the procedures to be followed in a Day Centres in the event of an outbreak of fire.

The Fire Safety Awareness in Day Centres is a highly interactive fire safety awareness training course. This course can be tailored to include Evacuation Aid training if onsite.

The course is conducted in accordance with;

  • Health Act 2007
  • Fire Services Act 1981 (2003)
  • Safety Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005

 

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Course Aims
  • To provide healthcare fire safety training
  • To ensure the safety of staff, patients and visitors
  • The prevention of fire in a Day Centre
Course Objectives
  • To enable staff to fulfil their role effectively
  • To ensure staff know the steps to follow in a fire emergency
  • To ensure adequate fire safety procedures are in place and maintained at all times
  • To raise staff awareness in the prevention of fire occurring
  • To train staff in the safe use of portable fire extinguishers
Who Should Attend This Course?

All staff working in a Day Centres

Pre-Course Requirements
  • English is the language in which training is delivered, and learners must have fluency in English
  • Please let us know if learners have any specific learner requirements
Course Programme
  • Module 1 – Fire safety classroom presentation
  • Module 2 – Practical use of fire extinguishers
  • Module 3 – Fire Safety walkaround familiarisation
  • Module 4 – Evacuation Drill
Our Tutors

All our tutors hold a minimum QQI Level 8 in their subject matter, a Train the Trainer QQI Level 6 or higher. The tutor working with your staff is experienced in fire safety and will detail all the essential duties and roles of staff.

Training Methods
  • Classroom-based power-point presentation
  • Demonstration and practice
Assessment

The course assesses learners in the correct selection and use of fire extinguishers and the procedures taken in fire emergencies.

Certification

1 Year

Maximum Number of Learners

12

Duration

2 Hours