FIRE MARSHAL FOR CARE HOMES
Current legislation, The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005, applies to all workplaces regardless of the number of employees and requires employers to provide adequate training in fire awareness for all members of their staff.
Our online fire safety training courses are aimed at all employees to assist them in identifying and reducing the risk that fire presents in the workplace and it is a cost effective way for employers to fulfil their legal obligation to provide their employees with the necessary understanding of fire awareness.
Who is this course for?
The main outcome of this training course is to provide you with the knowledge to carry out the functions of a fire marshal. – Please note, this course also contains all of the content in the Basic Fire Awareness and Fire Extinguisher courses. This course is a variation on the Fire Marshal course that contains information that is specific to employees of care and residential homes.
Screenshot from module 1 of our online Fire Marshal Training
Module 1: Chemistry of Fire
Module 2: Common Causes of Fire
Module 3: Basic Safety Features in Buildings
Module 4: Introduction to Fire Extinguishers
Module 5: What to do in Cases of Fire?
Module 6: Fire Statistics
Module 7: Current Fire Safety Legislation
Module 8: Fire Risk Assessment
Module 9: Preventative Measures
Module 10: Safety Features within Buildings
Module 11: Role of the Fire Marshal
Module 12: Action on Fire Discovery
Module 13: Fire Drills and Evacuation
Module 14: Fire Extinguishers
Module 15: Pre-Engagement Action
Module 16: Using a Fire Extinguisher
*The course duration is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions
Risk assessment is a systematic method of looking at work activities, and considering the things that could cause significant harm to people, property or the environment.