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Home Care 6 - Fire Safety
Home Care 6 – Fire Safety

Designed exclusively for those providing care within the Home Care setting, this course explores fire safety within the homes of the individuals receiving support. In focusing on fire prevention principles and home carer obligations, it introduces the four elements that come together to start a fire and considers common causes of fire within the domestic setting. This course helps to improve awareness of the importance of good housekeeping as part of an effective approach towards fire prevention and develops an understanding of how to respond in the event of an emergency.

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Designed exclusively for those providing care within the Home Care setting, this course explores fire safety within the homes of the individuals receiving support. In focusing on fire prevention principles and home carer obligations, it introduces the four elements that come together to start a fire and considers common causes of fire within the domestic setting. This course helps to improve awareness of the importance of good housekeeping as part of an effective approach towards fire prevention and develops an understanding of how to respond in the event of an emergency.

Looking for the Care Home courses?

Hazards & Prevention Click here / Drills & Evacuation Click here

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“This course gives insight on how fires start, types of fire extinguishers that can be used on different fire, knowing what to do in an emergency concerning fire and being vigilant of changes in individuals homes that could bring about dangers.”
 
Joshua Kato – Adelaide Care

Overview

This online training course has been designed specifically for Care and Support Workers working in a social care setting. It may also be useful to a wider audience of people who would like to know more about Home Care 6 – Fire Safety.

10 Interactive Chapters, Assessment Quiz and a CPD Accredited Certificate

Subjects covered include:

  • Risk Assessment
  • The Fire Tetrahedron
  • Heat Sources
  • Fire Prevention
  • Smoking
  • Kitchens • Awareness
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • What to Do in an Emergency
  • Evacuation Equipment
  • Summary
On average this online course should take around 33 minutes.

England

Care Certificate Standard 13

NOS: CHS2, CHS 6, SCDHSC0022, SCDHSC0223, SCDHSC0032

RQF: Health, safety and wellbeing in care settings (Level 2 Diploma in Care), Promote health, safety and wellbeing in care settings (Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care, Level 3 Diploma in Healthcare Support)

Wales

All Wales Induction Framework for Health and Social Care (AWIFHSC) Section 7

Scotland

National Care Standards

Northern Ireland

NISCC’s Induction Standards

Bob Parkin MIFireE, MIFPO, MIFSM, Marsden Fire Safety Ltd, LinkedIn Profile

Bob Parkin is a highly experienced course consultant at CareTutor. Bob is the founder of Marsden Fire Safety Ltd, established in 2000. With over 20 years of invaluable experience as a former Lancashire Fire and Rescue Firefighter, Bob brings extensive knowledge and expertise to his role.

Operating nationwide from their Northampton base, Marsden Fire Safety Ltd collaborates with a wide range of national businesses and organizations. Their clientele includes NHS hospitals, care homes, surgeries, supermarket groups, hotel chains, schools, retail premises, and office blocks. Bob and his team are dedicated to ensuring the utmost fire safety for their clients, assisting them in meeting the requirements of the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005.

With a comprehensive understanding of fire safety regulations and best practices, Bob is well-equipped to guide learners through various courses related to fire safety. CareTutor offers a range of valuable programs, including “How to Use Fire Extinguishers,” “Home Care 6 – Fire Safety,” “Fire Safety 3: Risk Assessment,” “Fire Safety 2: Drills & Evacuation,” and “Fire Safety 1: Hazards & Prevention.”

Bob’s practical experience and commitment to fire safety make him an exceptional consultant. By enrolling in any of the fire safety courses offered by CareTutor, learners can benefit from Bob’s expertise and gain the knowledge and skills necessary to ensure a safe and secure environment.

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