Fire Safety

Course Description:

This course has been designed to deliver firsthand information about fires and fire protection measures. After completing this course, you will be able to identify different types of fires and how safety measures can be taken to avoid a disastrous situation. We will also discuss the different types of fire extinguishers in use, and we will discover how careful planning and precautionary measures can be taken to save lives and property.

This course is intended for the general audience. For more information, please contact your local fire department and consult your fire safety and security maintenance supervisor.

COURSE LEARNING OBJECTIVES :

  • Identify different types of fires and fire extinguishers
  • Discuss fire related injuries and their immediate remedies
  • Discuss fire protection systems and evacuation during a fire
  • Create evacuation plans and prepare for emergencies

COURSE OUTLINE:

LESSON 1: Fire Safety Essentials

This lesson focuses on the following topics:

  • Fires
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Fire Safety Alarms
  • Safety and Alarm Devices
  • Rescue and Evacuation
  • Injuries and First Aid
  • Burns

Lesson 1 – Quiz – 5 questions @ 80%

LESSON 2: Fire Prevention and Safety Measures

This lesson focuses on the following topics:

  • Ignition Hazards
  • Temporary Buildings
  • Open Yard Storage
  • Indoor Storage
  • Emergency Planning
  • Portable Firefighting Equipment
  • Fixed Firefighting Equipment

Lesson 2 – Quiz – 5 questions @ 80%
Final Exam – 10 questions @ 70%