Course for personnel responsible for fire prevention, fire fighting and emergency management activities in a medium risk of fire

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Course Title

Course for personnel responsible for fire prevention, fire fighting and emergency management activities in a medium risk of fire.

Course duration and timing

8 hrs (5hrs theory + 3hrspractical exercises)

Certification

Operator in charge of fire prevention, fire fighting and emergency management activities in a mediumrisk of fire (TST Certificate of Attendance)

Learning outcomes

Acquire the theoretical and practical knowledge provided by the Ministerial Decree 10/03/98 for the activities with mediumrisk of fire.

Contents

The fire and fire prevention (2 hours):

-   Principles of combustion and fire

-   The extinguishing agent

-   The triangle of combustion

-   The main causes of fire

-   The risks to the people and to the environment

-   Major behavioral measures to prevent fires

-   The meaning of the workplace checkup

-   The meaning of checks and measures to prevent fires

Fire protection and procedures to be taken in case of fire (3 hours):

-   The main measures of protection against fire

-   Escape routes

-   Steps to be taken in case off ire and / or alarm

-   Escaping procedures

-   Fire brigades

-   Fixed and portable fire fighting equipments

-   Alarm systems

-   Safety signs and symbols

-   Emergency lighting

Practical exercises (3hrs):

-   Masks with filters, protective items, use of them

-   Exercises in the environment flooded with smoke by using the brathing apparatus

  •  practical action in an environment flooded with smoke in order to use the breathing apparatus and the protective items

-   Exercises on the use of portable fire extinguishers and the use fire hoses and hydrants

  •  Description of the different type of extinguishers
  •  Methods of usage and their limitations

-   Use of fire hoses and hydrants

-   Extinguish actions on  6 square meters bathubby using powder extinguishers

-   Extinguish actions on a leaking from a coupled flange by using powder extinguishers

-   Extinguish actions of an under pressure gas leaking and set on fire,by using fire hoses and hydrants

-   Extinguish actionsin an eclosed space ofan electrical panel set on fire by using CO2extinguishers

-   Extinguish actionsby using fire blankets

Target Group for the Course

All workers exposed to particular risks of fire related to the workplace, such as those ones involved in the use of flammable or flame equipment, shall receive appropriate fire training.

All workers who perform tasks related to fire prevention, fire fighting or emergency management, shall receive appropriate fire training the minimum contents of which are listed in Annex IX (Ministerial Decree 10/03/98).

Rules and standards

Decree 81/2008 and sbs. – Ministerial Decree 10thMarch 1998

ECU S.p.A. Techniical Specifications (ENI CORPORATE UNIVERSITY S.p.A.)

Course site

Tema Safety & Training S.R.L. Training Centre
Via della Transumanza n. 5/C – 74123 Contrada Carmine (Taranto) – ITALY
Telefono: (+39) 0994725898
Fax: (+39) 0994725690
E-Mail: info@temasafety.com

Services included

  • Teaching material for tests and practicals
  • Lunch
  • Insurance coverage
  • Shuttle service to / from Taranto railway station / TST