EMERGENCY EVACUATION


 

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Every organisation is required to be prepared to deal with emergencies that it is likely to deal with. This course delivers the information that your staff would require to enable them to understand their responsibilities and evacuate the premises as quickly as possible to minimize loss of life and damage to equipment and property. Course content can be customised to meet your needs and as such is available only as a closed course.

TOPICS COVERED
The following is a list of topics that the course covers:

  1. Legislation
  2. Common causes of fire
  3. Housekeeping
  4. Fire safety check
  5. Theory of combustion
  6. Actions on discovering fire
  7. Actions on hearing the alarm
  8. Fire detection & fire alarm systems
  9. Methods of fire separation
  10. Evacuation procedure
  11. Duties of fire marshals / fire wardens
  12. Evacuating premises
  13. Classification of fires
  14. Types of fire extinguishers
  15. Fire extinguisher operation