Adult Social Care training and development - Fire Safety for Adult Provider Services

Trainer

Coventry City Council, E-learning

Occupational health

Course details

Course objectives:

  • To identify the statutory fire safety arrangements required within buildings
  • To explain fire alarm, emergency evacuation procedures and staff roles
  • To discuss fire hazards and how staff can help to prevent and reduce these
  • To identify the different types of fire extinguishers and explain their use

Course content:

  • Identify the need for a fire risk assessment to be completed to identify fire hazards, risks and control measure
  • Recognise employer and employee responsibilities in respect of fire safety
  • Understand the need for resident/service user assessments to be completed to identify potential fire risks with individuals
  • Recognise how to use oxygen safely
  • Describe fire prevention measures within premises
  • Explain how fire and smoke spread
  • Explain the different types of fire extinguishers available to aid escape

Course length

1 hour 30 minutes via Microsoft Teams

Professional Capability Framework

Meets CQC Standards S2 – Points 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 & 8 R2 – Point 3 W2 – Point 3, 9 & 10 W3 & W4 – Whole of standard point. Meets requirement of the Regulatory Reform Fire Safety Order 2005 and the Fire Safety (Employees Capabilities) Regulations (England) 2010

Skills for care

Meets elements of the Care Certificate Standard 13.1, 13.2, 13.6, 13.7

Qualifications

  • Meets CQC Standards
  • S2 – Points 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 8
  • R2 – Point 3
  • W2 – Point 3, 9 and 10
  • W3 and W4 – Whole of standard point.
  • Meets requirement of the Regulatory Reform Fire Safety Order 2005 and the Fire Safety (Employees Capabilities) Regulations (England)

Target group

All support staff and managers within Adult Social Care.

Booking

Internal: https://myemployment.coventry.gov.uk
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