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Fire Risk Assessment Course

3 day course - This 3 day course gives delegates the skills and confidence to undertake Fire Safety Assessments in their organisation’s premises to meet employer obligations under the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005.

july, 2021

Course overview

What is the course for?

At the end of the course delegates will have the knowledge, understanding and skills to:

  • Understand the legal obligations of the Order on their organisation
  • Be proficient in the theory and practice of Fire Risk Assessment and Hazard Spotting
  • Have completed the modules comprising the WMFS Fire Marshal course so that they can understand and manage the ongoing delivery of Fire Safety precautions in their workplace.
Who is this course for?

Managers or supervisors with the responsibility of carrying out fire risk assessments of the company premises.

What qualifications or assessments are there?

This course is IFE approved and assessed using a pass/fail scheme. All delegates will receive a IFE approved certificate

Course Content

• Fire safety legislation
• Methods of fire risk assessment
• Identifying fire hazards
• Evaluating fire risks
• Causes of fire
• Fire detection
• Means of escape
• Firefighting equipment
• Staff training
• Maintenance and testing
• Preparing an emergency plan
• Practical fire risk assessment

Fire Marshal Course

This 4 hour course gives delegates an increased awareness of the dangers of fire and how to implement simple fire prevention audit checks.

july, 2021

Course overview

What is the course for?

At the end of the course delegates will have the knowledge, understanding and skills to:

  • Apply safe use of extinguishers
  • Be responsible for supervising fire precautions and fire procedures within your organisation
  • Undertaking preventative checks to ensure that your fire risk assessment and policy is both current and being delivered
  • Have an awareness of selection and use of the correct fire extinguishers on controlled fires
  • Adopt effective evacuation procedures
  • Hazard spotting.
Who is this course for?

Staff responsible for supervising fire precautions and fire procedures within your organisation.

What qualifications or assessments are there?

This course is IFE approved and assessed using a pass/fail scheme. All delegates will receive a certificate of attendance.

Course Content
  • Selections and use of the correct fire extinguishers on controlled fires
  • Combustion and fire dynamics
  • Fire actions training and instructions
  • Audits
  • Safe evacuations

Fire Extinguisher Course

This 1 ½ hour course gives delegates a basic knowledge of the safe use, limitations and dangers of fire extinguishers.

On Demand Course

This course is run on-demand so we don’t have upcoming dates listed. If you’d like to book this course, please contact us either by email business.enquiries@wmfs.net or by phone 0121 380 6516. Or use the button below to send us an enquiry.

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Course overview

What is the course for?

At the end of the course delegates will have the knowledge, understanding and skills to identify and correctly select the appropriate fire extinguishers for use on controlled fire.

Who is this course for?

Nominated staff working in an environment a fire extinguisher is present.

What qualifications or assessments are there?

This course is IFE approved and assessed using a pass/fail scheme. All delegates will receive a IFE approved certificate.

Course Content
  • Fire classification
  • Fire extinguisher selection
  • Fire extinguisher use
  • Fire extinguisher safety
  • Fire evacuation procedures

Managing Fire Safety Course

This 2 day course gives delegates the skills and confidence to manage Fire Safety in their organisation’s premises to meet employer obligations under the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005.

july, 2021

Course overview

What is the course for?

At the end of the course delegates will have the knowledge, understanding and skills to:

  • Understand the legal obligations of the Order on their organisation
  • Be proficient in the theory and practice of Fire Risk Assessment and Hazard Spotting
  • Have completed the modules comprising the WMFS Fire Marshal course so that they can understand and manage the ongoing delivery of Fire Safety precautions in their workplace.
Who is this course for?

Staff with the responsibility for managing the fire risk assessment and supervising the fire safety within the workplace

What qualifications or assessments are there?

All delegates will receive a certificate of attendance.

Course Content
  • Statutory requirements fire safety
  • How to safeguard your business
  • Fire safety systems/policies
  • Fire preventive and protective measures
  • Principles of fire risk assessment
  • Selection and use of the correct fire extinguishers on controlled fires

Fire Safety Lecture

This 1 ½ hour course gives delegates an increased awareness of the dangers of fire and simple fire prevention methods.

On Demand Course

This course is run on-demand so we don’t have upcoming dates listed. If you’d like to book this course, please contact us either by email business.enquiries@wmfs.net or by phone 0121 380 6516. Or use the button below to send us an enquiry.

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Course overview

What is the course for?

At the end of the course delegates will have the knowledge, understanding and skills to:

  • Assist with the reduction of fire risk in workplace
  • Undertake preventative checks to avoid the risk of fire in the workplace
  • Have an awareness of fire action procedures.
Who is this course for?

Managers or supervisors with the responsibility of carrying out fire risk assessments of the company premises.

What qualifications or assessments are there?

All delegates will receive a certificate of attendance.

Course Content
  • Basic fire precautions
  • Staff actions in the event of fire
  • Human behaviour in the event of fire
  • Danger of entering rooms on fire

Evacuation Chair

This ½ day course gives delegates a basic knowledge of the safe use, limitations and dangers when using an Evacuation chair.

On Demand Course

This course is run on-demand so we don’t have upcoming dates listed. If you’d like to book this course, please contact us either by email business.enquiries@wmfs.net or by phone 0121 380 6516. Or use the button below to send us an enquiry.

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Course overview

What is the course for?

At the end of the course delegates will have the knowledge, understanding and skills to safely use the Evacuation chair in all situations.

Who is this course for?

Staff designated to assist with the evacuation of people with mobility problems

What qualifications or assessments are there?

All delegates will receive a certificate of attendance.

Course Content
  • Introduction to emergency evacuation plans
  • Practical use of evacuation chair
  • Limitation of use of safety considerations

Course Calendar

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