Basic fire awareness

Course description

The course will provide learners with a basic understanding of common causes of fire in the workplace, consequences of fire and the basic legal requirements.

Course outline

By the end of the course, the learner will have a basic understanding and concept of the following:

  • Fire terminology and the different classifications of fire
  • Common causes of fire in the workplace
  • Symbolic signs
  • Types of firefighting equipment
  • Fire prevention goals
  • Consequences of fire
  • Basic legal requirements