CPD dental nurses

Online CPD – Fire Safety in the Dental Practice

For all dental professionals

Our Fire Safety in the Dental Practice CPD course is quality assured and specifically tailored to help you fulfil your enhanced CPD requirements set our by the GDC. It also meets the CQC regulations to ensure you and your practice are delivering the highest standard of dental care.

What you will learn from this CPD course

  • How fires are caused in the workplace,
  • Which hazards exist during or after a fire and the characteristics of fire and smoke spread.
  • How to identify and control fire hazards at work.
  • what is meant by the term ‘means of escape’ in relation to fire hazards
  • The principles of extinguishing fires
  • How to use portable fire fighting equipment and fixed fire fighting systems.
  • The duties of employers and employees in relation to workplace fire safety,
  • How to undertake a simple fire safety inspection and the stages of a fire risk assessment.
  • The role of the Fire Warden and the contents of a fire safety briefing.
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Online

4 hours

84 inc VAT

GDC Outcomes: B & C

fire safety eCPD

Who is the course suitable for?

Dentists
Dental Therapists
Dental Hygienists
Orthodontic Therapists
Clinical Dental Technicians
Dental nurses
Dental Technicians

And any other team members with a valid GDC number can benefit from this CPD course.

Great reasons to take this course

Why take the fire safety CPD course?

  • Boost your employability – Being up to date in fires safety is very appealing to potential employers.
  • Become an asset to your team by knowing your fire safety role and responsibilities and performing them well.
  • After completing this course on fire safety why not move on to completing fire marshal course, enabling you to become your practice’s fire marshal?
  • Fulfil your CQC training requirements on this topic.
  • Perform well in a CQC inspection when asked about fire safety.

Course modules

Module  1: Fire hazards and risks

In this section, you will learn about how fires are caused in the workplace, the fire triangle, hazards during or after a fire and the characteristics of fire and smoke spread.

Module 2: Controlling fire risks

This section will build your knowledge of identifying and controlling fire hazards at work. You will also learn what is meant by the term ‘means of escape’ in relation to fire hazards and will look at typical components of this. The principles of extinguishing fires will be covered, along with the use of portable firefighting equipment and fixed firefighting systems.

Module 3: Fire safety management

Upon completing this section, you will understand the duties of employers and employees in relation to workplace fire safety, how to undertake a simple fire safety inspection and the stages of a fire risk assessment.

Module 4: The role of the Fire Warden

In this section, you will work towards an understanding of the role and function of the Fire Warden and the contents of a fire safety briefing.

Relevant Legislation

Health and safety executive – Fire safety

CQC Regulation 12 (Safety of care and treatment).

CQC Regulation 17 (Good governance)

Help and Guidance Feedback

Our interactive CPD learning courses have been created by Emma Male to the highest quality of learning standards.
If you have any enquiries about these courses feel free to contact Emma
Emma has many years of experience teaching dentists and dental nurses and has delivered courses in practice and online making her uniquely positioned to offer our online CPD training in a fun engaging and interactive manner.
Emma holds the Kings College Hospital Dental Implant Nursing Certificate and has been the seconded BADN council member for Dental Implants.

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