FIRE SAFTEY AWARENESS
The Level 1 Award in Fire Safety Awareness is a qualification aimed at all staff, particularly new starters in any workplace, where a basic understanding of fire safety is required.
Persons gaining this qualification will know that fire safety is the responsibility of everyone in the workplace with recognition of the contribution they may have to prevent the starting and spread of fire.
Understand the hazards and risks associated with fire in the workplace
List the elements of the fire triangle
Outline methods of smoke and fire spread
Give examples of how the risk of fire can be lowered in a workplace
Know how to use a range of fire controls
List common fire controls in a workplace 2.2
Explain the importance of clear routes or travel
Describe how to use a range of portable fire extinguishers
Understand the importance of a prompt and safe evacuation of the workplace
Outline the actions to be taken on hearing a fire alarm
Outline how a safe evacuation can be undertaken in a workplace
Outline how members of the public and visitors should be alerted to the presence of a potential fire
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