Combined 1st Aid/ Fire Awareness/ Extinguisher use.
1st Aid/ Fire Awareness and Extinguisher use
A course designed to provide an introduction to basic principles of Fire Awareness, Extinguisher use and First Aid, especially useful for employees in large and small companies.
Employees working within large and small companies. This course enables them to assist someone who has become unwell or injuried, as well as giving them the basic knowledge in fire awareness and the use of extinguers.
What will i be taught?
Participants will be taught basic 1st aid and how to recognise illnesses and injuries as well as how to prevent danger from fire and how to deal with a fire should one occur this includes the practical use of different types of extinguisher.
Basic 1st Aid
•How to Maintain an Airway
•Wounds and Bleeding
•Recognition of Illnesses
•Burns and Scalds
•Contents of a First Aid Box
•Accident Reporting and form completion
1st Fire Awareness/ Safety
•Fire Triangle, Combustion, Fire Spread and Fire Prevention
•Fire Evacuation plans/drills
•Fire Action Plans
•Common Causes of Fire
•Actions on Discovering a Fire
•How to Correctly Identify and use Fire extinguishers (practical use)
•How to Call the Fire Brigade
•Types and Classifications of Fire
Assessment and Certification.
Continueous Assessment by trainer
Combined Fire and First Aid Certficate valid for 2 years is issued upon successful completion of programme