Schools Fire Safety Awareness Course

Primary and Post-Primary Schools Fire Safety Awareness Course will raise awareness of fire safety hazards within Schools.

The Schools Fire Safety Awareness Course will provide learners with the knowledge of how to act in the event of a fire and safely select and use a fire extinguisher. It emphasises the danger of fire, the importance of prevention and the necessity of urgent action when a fire breaks out. The course is conducted in accordance with;

  • Fire Services Act 1981 as amended in 2003
  • Safety Health & Welfare at work Act 2005
  • Guidelines on Managing Safety and Health in Primary and Post-Primary Schools
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Course Aims
Course Objectives
Who Should Attend This Course?

All teachers and management

Pre-Course Requirements
  • English is the language in which training is delivered, and learners must have fluency in English
  • Please let us know if learners have any specific learner requirements
Course Programme
  • Chemistry, spread and class of fire
  • Fire prevention
  • First aid firefighting equipment
  • Practical use of fire extinguishers
Our Tutors

All our tutors hold a minimum QQI Level 8 in their subject matter, a Train the Trainer QQI Level 6 or higher and are also Evacuation Aid Instructors. The tutor working with your staff is experienced in fire safety and will detail all the essential duties and roles of staff within a school setting.

Training Methods
  • Classroom-based power-point presentation
  • Practical use of fire extinguishers
  • Fire safety familiarisation
  • Walkout Fire Drills

It is recommended that this course is completed on an annual basis to maintain learner’s awareness in fire prevention.

Maximum Number of Learners



2 hours

Fire Industry Association of Ireland

About Us

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 our client’s needs. By offering a systematic professional approach through the integration of theoretical and practical tailored programmes, incorporating your training policies and organisational goals, we guarantee compliance and ensure a safer working environment. We also offer a wide range of  RoSPAIATPIFEIIRSM & CPD approved courses; and have a retail business sourcing and supplying specialist evacuation and training equipment.