Basic fire prevention and fire fighting safety
What you'll learn
- Basic means on fire prevention
- Basic principle of fire fighting
- Process and stages of fire
- Fire detection and the principal of fire extinguishing
- Hierarchy of safety controls
A fire needs three elements - heat, oxygen and fuel. Without heat, oxygen and fuel, a fire will not start or spread. Fire is a good servant , but a bad master. It is important that one understands about the basic fire chemistry and how it can be prevented.
The Objectives of this course is as follow as:
a) the introduction is given about fire and the learning objectives are briefed
b) the definition of fire and other few definitions related to fire are explained
c) Few definitions related to fire safety is explained
d) Process of fire – The fire chemistry is explained in this video
e) Stages of fire – The four stages of fire are explained
f) Fire detection and principle of extinguishing – In this chapter, types of fire, class of fire extinguishers and the fire detection methods are explained.
g) Evacuation procedure, site fire prevention and control of ignition sources are also explained.
h) Gas cylinder is one of the major causes of fire in industries. So, the handling and storage of compressed gas cylinders are explained illustratively.
i) How to prevent and control electrical fire is briefed
j) The videos and the notes are made so simple that the learner understands the contents in a simple way.
I am sure, the learners understand the basic fire prevention and fire fighting clearly. Please post your feedback to improve the contents if any.
Who this course is for:
- Safety officers, safety supervisors, Construction professionals, students
I am Occupational Health and Safety professional with 35 years of experience in managing occupational Health & Safety in Various industries such as Power Industry, Gas industry and Datacenter business, across the globe, with Multi-National Companies. An Electrical Engineer with NEBOSH National Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety and MBA in Safety Management. A lead auditor for ISO 45001, ISO 14001 and ISO 9001 standards. Delivered several lectures at Alain University and National Safety council approved instructor. I have won several awards internationally for the employer. My plan is to enhance the knowledge on safety for the beginners. I am sure, my courses will be helpful to the learners. Please send me your feedback to improve the contents and the method of delivery of the courses