Fire Safety – Evacuation Procedures – Residential Care Home

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Objectives:

The delegate will be able to:-

  • Understand your company evacuation policy
  • Respond to fire alarm activation and be able to read fire alarm panel
  • Locate activated smoke alarms
  • Take appropriate action with door procedures
  • Understand the process/importance of completing a premises sweep
  • Understand about personal evacuation plans
  • Correctly report to the fire officer on their arrival
  • Reset the fire alarm system, when instructed to do so
  • Identify all location points for fuel shut off e.g. Gas and Electric
  • Undertake roll call
  • Understand the responsibility of residents visitors
  • Understand the use of the fire tree
  • Understanding the different needs of the residents

 

Course Content:

  1. Introduction – including a safety brief
  2. Company fire policy
  3. Regulatory Reform Order 2005
  4. Reacting on fire alarm sounding
  5. Practical exercises

 

Recommended for: All care staff – Maximum of 12 delegates Minimum of 8 delegates

Duration: Approx 3 hours

Certification: A certificate of completion will be rewarded

Cost: Min 8 – Max 12 delegates at £68.25 per delegate (plus VAT)

 

Requirements: 

  • Suitable Training room for the number of delegates
  • Practical area for door opening procedures
  • Accessible Fire Alarm panel
  • Premises own fire procedures

 

Note: Due to the practical nature of this course we recommend that delegates wear flat shoes and trousers.

We would recommend that the course is best suited to be delivered from your own premises however, all training venues are available for this course should it not be possible.

 

 

  • Duration: Half day (3 Hours)
  • Location: available at your premises or our training facilities (see venues)
Fire Safety – Evacuation Procedures – Residential Care Home is available at the following training locations:

Testimonials

"It has made me more aware of potential hazards and alerted me to ones in my own home "

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