Overview: The current fire safety legislation applicable to the University (Article 21 of the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005) requires that suitable fire safety training for all staff be delivered on induction and periodically thereafter.
In accordance with the University Fire Safety policy, this course should be undertaken every three years, by Staff, Associates, Postgraduate Researchers (PGR's) and Postgraduate Teaching Associates (PGTAs).
This course is not required for PGT's and UG's.
Understand the need for fire instruction training
Know the correct procedures for evacuation of University premises, such as the token system
Be aware of fire safety features at the University
Know how to respond in case of fire
Be able to identify and use the appropriate types of fire fighting equipment for different classes of fire
Warning: This course contains images and videos of fire and its aftermath. Note that no injuries were sustained to anyone in the fires shown in this training.
For those new to the University, this course forms one of the UoN ALL STAFF Statutory Training requirements.