Fire Safety For Care Homes Training Online

Fire Safety for Care Homes Training Online

 Approved by RoSPA & CPD Covers UK & Irish Legislation

This Fire Safety for Care Homes Training Online course is designed to equip learners with the skills and knowledge to prevent fire and give clear instruction that you neeBasic Fire Safety Training Onlined to follow in the event of a fire in your Care Home. This Fire Safety for Care Homes Training course has been built around the legislative guidelines and best practice that outline the main causes of fire in care homes, how to prevent a fire starting in the first place, different classes of fire and how to deal with fire upon discovery.

Learners will gain the skills to help them to identify potential fire hazards and implement fire prevention controls to help maintain your safety and that of your colleagues and residents of the care home. Current legislation, in the UK and Ireland, applies to all care homes regardless of the number of employees and requires employers to provide adequate training in fire awareness for all members of their staff. This is particularly important as the residents onsite will be considered vulnerable and will need the assistance of ALL STAFF IN THE EVENT OF AN EMERGENCY.

Guardian Safety’ Fire Safety for Care Homes Training Online course is aimed at all employees to assist them in identifying and reducing the risk that fire presents in any care setting.

Legislation: 

While this Fire Safety for Care Homes Training Online Course focuses on UK Stats and Legislation, most importantly the requirements are all based on European Directives, British Standards and European Norms and are applicable throughout Europe.

  • UK – The Regulatory Fire Reform Order Act 2005
  • Ireland – The Fire Services Act 1981(2003)
  • HIQA Guide For Fire Safety In Designated Centres For Older People Ireland

More information and Advice on Fire can be found in the following links.

Health and Safety Authority of Ireland

 

Health and Safety Executive UK

 Features of Guardian Safety’ Fire Safety for Care Homes Training online course:

  • Our Fire Safety Training Online Course has been developed by leading experts
  • This course is accredited by RoSPA, CPD and IFE
  • Training is entirely online with online assessments (with no time limits)
  • Fire Safety Training Online Course has a full audio voice-over
  • Most courses have Closed Captioning
  • On completion, certificates are immediately downloadable
  • Company accounts can be created for all courses
  • Group discounts are available on all training
  • Courses are suitable for all learner types as we use a combination of video, voice-over, text, quizzes and interactive activities

 

Benefits of Completing Fire Safety for Care Homes Training Online Course with Guardian Safety:

  • You can avoid crowded classrooms
  • You can learn at a pace that suits you
  • Learn where you want, when you want
  • Fire Safety for Care Homes Training Online Course can be completed in one sitting or as many sittings as you need.
  • If you lose your cert, don’t worry you can download from your customer account at any time, or drop us a mail and we will do it for you
  • Courses are exciting and interactive so keep you engaged

Duration:

65 minutes (Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).

Assessment:

The course consists of 5 modules with questions at the end. You are given the chance to review all your answers at the end of each module before final submission and you will be given 3 attempts at each module to achieve a pass rate of 70%.

Duration:

60 minutes (Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).

This Fire Safety for Care Homes Training Online course will provide candidates with a general understanding of basic fire awareness including what should be done in the event of a fire, how to prevent a fire occurring and a basic introduction of the protocol of extinguishing a fire. It is a cost-effective way for employers to fulfil their legal obligation to provide their employees with the necessary understanding of fire awareness.

Module Number

Module Name

Pass % Required

1

Chemistry of Fire

70

2

Common Causes of Fire

70

3

Basic Safety Features in Buildings

70

4

Introduction to Fire Extinguishers

70

5

What to do in Cases of Fire?

70

 

Recommended System Requirements

 

  • Operating System: Windows 7+ or Mac OSX (10.8+)
  • Browser: A modern and up to date web browser
  • Video: Up to date video drivers
  • Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
  • Additional Software: Flash Player (latest version)
  • Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)

 

     

    RoSPA Certified

    This course is also approved by RoSPA, the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents, as providing quality and approved training.

    Approved By CPD 

    This courses is accredited by the CPD Certification Service as conforming to universally accepted Continuing Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.

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    Our Training Centre is temporarily closed at the moment but all our online training courses are still available, we are also offering training via weblink for our practical courses like Manual Handling etc. All of our consultancy services are still available via phone, email, and video. if you need to get in touch with us you can give us a call on 014243013 or drop us an email to info@guardiansafety.ie