Fire Safety and Fire Safety Awareness for Managers Course


Occupational risk management in the workplace is an integral component in the workplace. Developing and sustaining safety leadership is important to reduce accidents and to promote safety among managers and general employees. Leadership has been fully implicated in safety and the full-range model of transformational and transactional leadership behaviors in managers and supervisors. This course equips the managers and supervisor with skills on fire safety-awareness and their responsibility.

Who should attend

Professionals who need to understand about fire safety and management at the workplace and at home

Course duration:

5 days

Course objective

The main purpose of this course is to examine the relationship between the safety awareness and safety practice behavior of the workplace by equipping managers with skills to asses, evaluate and build capacity at the workplace.

Course Outline

  • Occupational diseases
  • The common causes of fire
  • Fire laws, legislation and regulations
  • An understanding of the ISO 14001(Environmental Management Systems) & ISO 18001(Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems)
  • The Fire Triangle
  • Fire Propagation
  • Responsibilities: What to do if a fire breaks out?
  • Nature and behavior of fire
  • Fire Protection & Prevention
  • Types of firefighting equipment
  • Chemistry of Combustion
  • Fire and its effects
  • Employees’ responsibilities
  • Escape routes and fire-resisting construction
  • Emergency evacuation procedures
  • Electric safety
  • Fire alarms, fire detection, emergency lighting
  • Fire evacuation procedure
  • Firefighting equipment
  • How to use fire extinguishers?
  • Basic first aid

Enroll for this Course

We are proud to offer this course in a variety of training formats to suit your needs.


Enroll for a Face-to-Face (In-Person) Class

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Enroll for a Virtual (Zoom) Class

Join a scheduled class with a live instructor and other delegates.

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Enroll for an Online Self-Paced Class

Keep track of your own progression throughout your course and ensure continuous improvement.

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Benefits of Taking a Course at IRES


Our courses are carefully curated to keep you abreast of latest industry trends, technological advancements, and best practices. We employ a variety of teaching methodologies, including hands-on workshops, case studies, and interactive sessions, all aimed at fostering an engaging and effective learning environment. Our expert instructors bring a wealth of knowledge and real-world experience, providing our clients with insights that can be immediately applied in their professional lives.


Our courses serve as a vibrant platform for professionals to connect and engage with a diverse community of peers, industry leaders, and experts. By participating in our programs, you gain access to an invaluable network that spans across various sectors and geographical boundaries. This networking aspect is not just about forming professional relationships; it's about creating a supportive ecosystem where ideas, opportunities, and collaborations can flourish.


Our courses are designed to challenge and inspire professionals to step out of their comfort zones and explore new horizons. Through a combination of theoretical knowledge and practical application, our programs help professionals refine their existing skills and acquire new ones, making them more versatile and competitive.

FAQs & Course Administration Details:

This training can also be customized to suit the needs of your institution upon request. You can have it delivered in our IRES Training Centre or at a convenient location. For further inquiries, please contact us on Phone: +254 715 077 817 or Email: [email protected].
The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprise of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web-based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professional and trainers in these fields. All facilitation and course materials will be offered in English. The participants should be reasonably proficient in English.
Upon successful completion of this training, participants will be issued with an Indepth Research Institute (IRES) certificate certified by the National Industrial Training Authority (NITA).
Payment should be transferred to IRES account through bank on or before start of the course. Send proof of payment to [email protected].
Accommodation and airport pickup are arranged upon request. For reservations contact the Training Officer. Email: [email protected] Phone: +254 715 077 817.