Basic Fire Safety Nursing Home Course Online Course

The Basic Fire Safety Nursing Home course explains, in brief, why fires occur and what actions you must take to help prevent them from starting and the steps you must consider if they do. By completing this course, you will be making your nursing home a safer environment. The course brings staff through the elements involved in a fire; the risks a fire poses in a care environment and emphasizes the importance of practical training.

Approved by RoSPA & CPD – Duration 60 mins* – €24.00

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Important Note: The Basic Fire Safety Nursing Home course is not intended as a substitute for face-to-face training and may only form part of a blended training program. The program is ideal for supporting a Fire Safety Manager to deliver induction training to new staff before they receive face-to-face instruction from a competent person.

Current legislation applies to all workplaces regardless of the number of employees and requires employers to provide adequate training in fire awareness for all members of staff.

Our online fire safety training courses are aimed at all employees in a nursing home to assist them in identifying and reducing the risk that fire poses in the centre.

This course covers the same content as the Basic Fire Safety Awareness course with additional content tailored specially for employees that work in nursing homes.

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  1. Chemistry of Fire – 70% pass required
  2. Common Causes of Fire – 70% pass required
  3. Basic Safety Features in Buildings – 70% pass required
  4. Introduction to Fire Extinguishers – 70% pass required
  5. What to do in Cases of Fire? – 70% pass required

Recommended System Requirements

  • Browser: Up to date web browser
  • Video: Up to date video drivers
  • Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
  • Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)


60 minutes (Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).

Fire Industry Association of Ireland

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Phoenix STS Ltd t/s Phoenix Safety Training Services provides bespoke first aid, health and safety, fire safety training and consulting services countrywide to meet the needs of our clients. We offer a wide range of RoSPAIATPIFEIIRSM & CPD approved courses.

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