ICTD International Centre for Training and Development

Fire Protection & First aid

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About the course

Course Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, the delegates will be able to:

  • Understand the role and responsibilities of the Fire protection
  • Develop an understanding of the Legislation pertaining to building fire safety
  • Identify fire safety installations/equipment in a building
  • Develop awareness and understanding of maintenance and records pertaining to fire safety
  • Develop risk management strategies
  • Understand the emergency planning process
  • Understand the role and responsibilities of emergency control organization members
  • Understand the role and functions of the emergency planning committee
  • Operate fire extinguishers and other first response equipment

Course Outline

### Day 1

  • Fire safety
  • Chemical labelling
  • Electrical NFPA
  • Electrical safety for unqualified workers
  • Electrical control panel case study

Day 2

  • Flammable and combustible liquids
  • PPE hazards assessment
  • Respirator training
  • Respirator fit testing
  • Respirator protection case study

Day 3

  • Exit routes
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Fire brigades
  • Emergency plan

Day 4

  • What is first aid
  • Conscious Casualty
  • Unconscious Casualty
  • CPR and defibrillator
  • Head injuries
  • Shock versus fainting
  • Abdominal injuries
  • Bleeding
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Asthma
  • Fracture and dislocation
  • Sprain and strain

Day 5

  • Bandages and slings
  • Bites and Stings
  • Pressure immobilization
  • Burn
  • Chocking
  • Spinal injury
  • Seizures
  • Crush injury
  • Eye injury
  • Electrical shock
  • Stroke

Course Methodology

A variety of methodologies will be used during the course that includes:

  • (30%) Based on Case Studies
  • (30%) Techniques
  • (30%) Role Play
  • (10%) Concepts
  • Pre-test and Post-test
  • Variety of Learning Methods
  • Lectures
  • Case Studies and Self Questionaires
  • Group Work
  • Discussion
  • Presentation

Who should attend

This course is intended to all safety and supervisory personnel in all working industries.

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