Fire Safety for Domiciliary Care

This Fire Safety for Domiciliary Care is suitable for care staff working remotely in the community where they are supporting individuals in their own home.

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Course Description

Health and social care workers must be trained in fire safety, this is a legal requirement.

Fire Safety is, therefore, a mandatory training course that should be completed before supporting vulnerable individuals, in a professional capacity.

This Fire Safety for Domiciliary Care is suitable for care staff working remotely in the community where they are supporting individuals in their own home.

It is designed to give social care workers the underpinning knowledge and requirements needed to use effective Fire Safety procedures, in the event of a fire.

Study Fire Safety for Domiciliary Care via an eLearning platform.

Access to the Fire Safety for Domiciliary Care is delivered via an eLearning platform. E-Learning an efficient way of delivering courses online due to its convenience and flexibility. The resources are available from anywhere and at any time. Meaning everyone can take advantage of web-based learning regardless of their circumstances. E-Learning is invaluable for employers, meaning staff can complete CPD without the added cost of lecturers and conferences.

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Learning Outcomes

On completion of this course learners should know and understand the following:

  • Know about legal responsibilities in relation to fire safety.
  • Be aware of the risks associated with fire in the workplace.
  • Know about practices that prevent a fire starting and spreading.
  • Be aware of procedures to follow in the event of a fire
  • Know about different types of firefighting equipment

Course Syllabus

  • Legislation
  • Fire Regulations
  • Policies and Procedures
  • Risk Assessment
  • Fire Tests/Drills
  • Fire Prevention
  • The Fire Triangle
  • Convection, Conduction, Radiation
  • White Goods
  • Paraffin Based Emollients
  • Treatment with Oxygen
  • Smoking
  • Responding to Fire
  • Evacuation
  • Fire Equipment
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Fire Blankets
  • Evacuation Chair

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