Fire Safety and Evacuation for Schools




Online Fire Safety and Evacuation Training Course for Schools

Since the Introduction of the Fire Safety Regulatory Reform Order of 2005, it is vital that Governors, Executive Head Teachers, Head Teachers and staff are fully updated with the hazards and risks associated with fire safety and fire evacuation training within school environments.

Staff must be informed about what to do in an emergency situation including evacuation, for both their own safety and that of the pupils. First Health and Safety have produced two invaluable fire safety awareness training modules that introduces the basic concepts of fire/fire spread and the consequences of fire.

All people who complete this informative fire safety training course will be made aware of the basic precautions and simple control measures that can be implemented to reduce the risk of fire in your school.

This fire safety e-learning course is available as a pre-loaded HTML and Flash based course. The HTML course uses a combination of video, audio, text and images to deliver the information. In addition, the text and image content can be edited if required.

The animated based course uses highly engaging animation that the learner interacts with. In addition is also uses audio, text and images to deliver the information. If you’d like to view both the HTML and Animated courses please click on the free demo button.

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course you will have learned about:

  • To recognise the costs associated with fire and the reasons why fire starts
  • An overview of the main fire hazards in the workplace
  • To know what measures can be taken by to reduce the risk of fire and fire spread
  • To gain awareness of basic fire procedures and what action must be taken in the event of a fire within a school
  • To understand the fire control measures that the school must implement and how these should be maintained
  • The course will also give an overview of the main legislation covering fire safety in the United Kingdom

School fire safety course content

Preloaded HTML module (content fully editable)

  • Introduction
  • Fire Prevention
  • Preventing Fire Spread
  • Evacuation Procedures
  • Fire Extinguishing Methods
  • The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005
  • Staff Fire Safety Checks
  • Multiple Choice Questions

Interactive Course

  • Introduction
  • Fire Hazards
  • More About Fire
  • Know Your Signs
  • Discovering a Fire
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Good Practice
  • Multiple Choice Questions

Who should complete this course?

The course is designed for all schools with little or no knowledge of Fire Safety issues, so is ideal for induction and refresher training.

Prior Learning? - None required

Pre Course learning? - None required

Certification - All learners who successfully complete the module will be issued with a certificate of learning

Duration - Approximately 30 minutes

You can read more information on the relevant fire safety legislation here.

If you are looking for a course aimed at businesses please go to our Fire Safety page.

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