Fire Safety Awareness - OSHA StandardsDownload as PDF
Fire Safety Awareness - OSHA Standards
LO1: Identify relevant legislative requirements for fire safety in the workplace
LO2: Recognize the key roles and responsibilities of the employer and the employee
LO3: Explain how the Fire Tetrahedron works
LO4: Explain the contributing factors of fire spread and intensity
LO5: Identify the various types of fire gases
LO6: Recognize relevant fire signage used in the workplace
LO7: Identify potential fire hazards within the workplace
LO8: Explain good practice for workplace fire prevention
LO9: Describe the actions you should take in an emergency
LO10: Identify the various classes of fire and associated means of suppression
LO11: Explain how to safely use different extinguisher types
LO12: Recognize the various types of fixed fire prevention equipment found in the workplace
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No prerequisites are required to sit this course.
The assessment is taken during the course and is within the expected duration.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is an agency of the United States Department of Labour. 29 CFR 1910.39 | 29 CFR 1910.157
This course provides delegates with an overall understanding of fire safety in the workplace. You will learn about relevant health and safety legislation, theory on the nature of fire and how it spreads, along with practical guidance on fire prevention and workplace firefighting equipment.
Employers should provide additional training when a new hazard/procedure/condition or piece of equipment is introduced into the workplace or “unscheduled” refresher training is recommended as directed to address inadequacies in knowledge and to address unsafe acts/deviations from procedures.