Fire Safety Consultants

We have delivered this IFE-recognized 3.5 day course on over 150 occasions as a public course and, more commonly, as an in-house course for private sector clients and a number of fire and rescue services. The course assumes prior knowledge of basic fire safety principles on the part of delegates. Please contact us for further details about delivering this course in-house. 

Programme for 3.5 Day course
 
 Day One

Session 1

  • The European Directives
  • The New Legislation

Session 2

  • Interpretation of the Legislation
  • Responsibilities of Employers and Landlords
  • Requirements relating to Fire Risk Assessment
  • Risk Assessment Terminology
  • Principles of Risk Assessment
  • Relationship between Health and Safety Risk Assessments and Fire Risk Assessments

Session 3

  • Scope of Fire Risk Assessments
  • Assessment of Hazards and Fire Prevention
  • Assessment of Means of Escape

Session 4

  • Assessment of Supporting Provisions for Escape Assessment of Fire Warning Systems
  • Assessment of Fire Warning Systems
  • Assessment of Fire Extinguishing Appliances

Day Two

Session 1

  • Assessment of Miscellaneous Fire Protection Measures
  • Assessment of Management Arrangements

Session 2

  • The Overall Assessment of Fire Risk
  • The Risk Control Plan
  • Documentation of Fire Risk Assessments

Session 3

  • Proposed Fire Risk Assessment Pro Forma for use by Councils
  • Practical Workshop: Completion of Fire Risk Assessment

Session 4

  • Continuation of Practical Workshop: Completion of Fire Risk Assessment

Day Three

Session 1

  • Continuation of Practical Workshop: Completion of Fire Risk Assessment

Session 2

  • Continuation of Practical Workshop: Completion of Fire Risk Assessment
  • Collaboration within Workshop Groups

Session 3

  • Workshop Reports

Session 4

  • Completion of Workshop Reports
  • Issue of Competence
  • Concluding Discussions/Questions

Day Four

  • Course Test