Saiosh accreditation: 2 CPD Credits

COURSE OUTLINE

  • Purpose and introduction
  • Fire terminology
  • Causes of fires in the workplace
  • Fire triangle
  • Symbolic signs
  • Classifications of fires
  • Types of fire fighting equipment
  • Extinguishers
  • Fire hose reel
  • Fire spread
  • Fire prevention goals
  • How to prevent a fire
  • Alerting the fire department
  • Dangers of fires
  • Safe firefighting
  • Consequences of fire
  • Basic legal requirements

Saiosh accreditation: 2 CPD Credits

On completion of the course, the successful learner will be capable of identifying, containing, preventing and extinguishing different types of fires by operating basic firefighting equipment.

COURSE OUTLINE

  • Candidates will be able to:
  • identify different types of fires
  • explain and practice fire prevention
  • operate basic firefighting equipment
  • perform basic firefighting

Saiosh accreditation: 2 CPD Credits

On completion of the course, the successful learner will be able to distinguish between an emergency and an incident, as well as understand the different types of emergencies that may take place in the workplace. The learners will be able to explain the types of emergency alarms in the workplace, the procedures for responding to them, and the methods and procedures that need to be applied in an assembly area after an alarm.

COURSE OUTLINE

  • explain different types of emergencies that may be encountered in a workplace 
  • explain various responses to an alarm
  • explain actions required of a safety officer in an assembly area 
  • explain the functions of an emergency control centre

Saiosh accreditation: 2 CPD Credits

On completion of the course, the successful learner will be able to identify the classes of fire, the correct extinguishing medium and how to extinguish the fire without endangering

themselves or others. The fire marshal will also be able to conduct all operations until they reach a safe conclusion or the fire brigade arrives.
 

COURSE OUTLINE

  • Fire terminology
  • Causes of fire in the workplace
  • Fire triangle
  • Symbolic signs
  • Classification of fire
  • Types of firefighting
  • Fire hose reel
  • Fire spread
  • Fire prevention goals
  • How to prevent a fire
  • Alerting the fire department
  • Dangers of fires
  • Safe firefighting
  • Consequences of fire
  • Duties of a workplace firefighter
  • Duties of a workplace first aider
  • Legal requirements
  • Evacuation awareness
 

This training is designed to assist learners with emergency protocols that need to be followed to ensure correct and legal first aid is given when responding to any emergency situation, and to ensure they can administer the essential life-saving skills required.

COURSE OUTLINE

  • understand the laws of first aid
  • provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
  • understand potential hazards in the work environment
  • treat wounds and arresting bleeding
  • identify potential poisons at work and at home know the first aid required for different injuries
  • use the correct equipment and safety
  • precautions when administering  first aid

Prerequisites: Valid First Aid Level 1 Certificate

COURSE OUTLINE

  • Principles of Emergency Care
  • Emergency Scene Management
  • Artificial Respiration / Rescue Breathing
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
  • Airway Obstruction
  • Wounds and Bleeding
  • Shock, unconsciousness and fainting.
  • Burns
  • Fractures and splinting
  • Head and Spinal injuries
  • Chest pains and stroke
  • Chest, pelvic and abdominal injuries
  • Medical Emergencies
  • Join injuries and Rescue carries
  • Environmental injuries and illnesses
  • Poisons, bites and stings
  • Multiple Injury Management

COURSE OUTLINE

Candidates will be able to:

  • explain the critical factors pertaining to the extinguishing of a fire by means of a portable fire extinguisher
  • Prepare to extinguish a fire
  • Extinguish the fire
  • Perform post-extinguishing activities