Fedan Fire Solutions Ltd specializes in fire safety training for businessess and institutions in Kenya and Africa. Kenya continues to experience fire incidences every year from various sectors. Fire safety training is the best investment you can make in your company. Many organizations have suffered from fire incidences, this could not have been so if employees had valuable knowledge and skills to stop fire early enough before becoming full-blown fire. This training utilizes practical approaches during to promote retention of the learnt knowledge and skills. This is reinforced through use of appropriate training resources and methodology.
Objectives of this training:
The purpose of this basic firefighting training is to give participants skills, knowledge and expertise that will enable them to identify the conditions capable of causing fire, know how to use a fire extinguisher, respond appropriately to fire emergencies at workplace, follow fire evacuation plan, adequately implement fire emergency procedures.
The training designed in accordance with The Occupational Safety and Health Act, 2007 (OSHA) and Fire Risk Reduction Rules 2007, (Legal Notice No. 59 of 2007). This is a skill based training that takes a ration of theory to practical of 3:7. These include classroom presentations, exercises, discussions, videos and practical firefighting simulations. Participants will extinguish fires with the use of a fire extinguisher, they will evacuates an installation as per procedure and alert others appropriately.
Outcome of this training:
Upon completion of this course participants will be able to:
a. To understand the chemistry of fire.
b. Successfully extinguish fires with the use of a fire extinguisher.
c. Properly identify the type of fire extinguisher according to class of fire.
d. Successfully evacuate an installation on fire.
e. Apply the theory of the fire triangle in preventing fires at worksites.
f. Carry out a simple fire risk assessment on the premises.
g. Identify fire hazards in the work place.
h. Understand and use the principles of fire suppression.
i. Explain the meaning of flash point and auto ignition.
j. Understand the behavior of fire during its propagation.
k. Follow evacuation procedures.
l. Select and use appropriate firefighting equipment.
Those who will benefit from the training:
This basic fire safety training course is designed for employees in various workplace, students and individuals. “Safety for all”
Duration: This basic fire safety is a three (3) days training.
Pre-requisite: There are no pre-requisite this basic fire safety training, however, it is recommended that participants be able to speak and write Basic English.