MEL Health and Safety Consultants

Fire Training

Fire Training



The aim of this one day course is to ensure that candidates understand why fire preventative measures and fire evacuation procedures are important and the necessity to respond to an emergency in a calm and dignified manner.  The role of Fire Marshalls, their appointment and responsibilities will be discussed.


By the end of the course the candidate will be able to:

  • Explain how fire starts and how the risk of fire can be minimised

  • Describe fire prevention measures
  • Illustrate fire protection arrangements
  • Explain the importance of fire doors
  • Describe what action to take if a fire is discovered
  • Demonstrate the procedures for dealing with a person whose clothes are alight
  • Describe evacuation and escape procedures
  • Explain the use of fire risk assessment
  • Describe the role of a Fire Marshall and their responsibilities


A certificate outlining the content of the course is issued to those taking part and for successful completion of the question paper that concludes the course.  Where appropriate, a fire evacuation is walked through.

If you would like to receive more information about this course please call a member of our training department on 01708 555544 or click here to contact us via email.