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General Safety

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Fire Risk Assessment

Content
Fire Legislation
  • Illustrate the new Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 and how they are applied to all employers.
  • Gain an understanding of the policies and procedures surrounding the Fire Safety Order and how these affect you in your job role.
Management of Fire Safety
  • Illustrate how effective management procedures can contribute to the safety of staff in the event of fire.
  • Gain an understanding of the physical measures that can be provided in the workplace to ensure the safety of staff.
Fire Risk Assessment
  • Understand the overall concept of fire risk assessment.
  • Explore the five steps of risk assessment including the evaluation, removal and reduction of risk.
Fire Fighting Equipment and Escape Routes
  • Understand the location and methods of extinguishment of firefighting equipment.
  • Explore how fire grows rapidly and the importance of effective escape routes.

Audience

All firefighters and individuals involved with or responsible for the practical application and management of Fire Risk Assessment at work.

Outcome

  • Provides an in-depth practical understanding of Fire Risk Management.
  • Provides clear guidance on the legal implications of non-compliance on both individuals and their business or organisation.
  • Ability and confidence to perform a Fire Risk Assessment and develop evacuation procedures in line with current legislation.
  • Knowledge and confidence to identify the appropriate firefighting equipment.

Health & Safety at Work

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What is Health & Safety?
  • Understand the benefits of good Health & Safety.
  • Identify Health & Safety systems and controls.
  • Appreciate the scope of Health & Safety legislative requirements.
  • Understand the role of enforcement officers.
Health & Safety in the Workplace
  • Understand the importance of a safe working environment.
  • Appreciate the benefits of good workplace design.
  • Understand Health & Safety signs and symbols.
Working Safely
  • Appreciate the use and types of PPE.
  • Achieve an awareness of the hazards associated with work equipment.
  • Gain an understanding of the preventable measures available
COSSH & Risk Assessment
  • Appreciate the use and types of PPE.
  • Achieve an awareness of the hazards associated with work equipment.
  • Gain an understanding of the preventable measures available

Audience

All individuals involved with or responsible for the management and practical application of Health & Safety at Work.

Outcome

  • Knowledge of Health & Safety issues and an in depth understanding of best practise and knowledge of the legal implications on individuals of non-compliance.
  • Understanding of the legal responsibilities of the employer and the employee.
  • Confidence to apply tools to evaluate risk within the workplace.
  • Ability and confidence to communicate and promote safe working practices.