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Control measure
Apply situational awareness: Fires in buildings

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Apply situational awareness: Fires in buildings

Understand:

  • How fire engineered buildings can behave differently during a fire
  • The relevant national guidance regarding fire safety in buildings
  • Where sources of information can be found regarding a buildings engineered solutions
  • The considerations when attending buildings with fire engineered solutions

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Apply situational awareness: Fires in buildings

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Identify the benefits of fire engineering and hazards should they fail
  • Identify security features which may pose additional risk to personnel
  • Identify contingencies to minimise the risks posed by building security features