Fire and Evacuation
Welcome to eLearning module Fire and Evacuation.
This eLearning module will assist you to gain the essential knowledge associated with fire safety and evacuation.
Annual training is a mandatory requirement for everyone involved in healthcare provided by NSW Health.
In addition to completing this program, you will also need to attend skills training conducted at your workplace in:
- Practical skills in using fire equipment
- Evacuation procedures specific to your facility and department.
A certificate is issued on completion.
At the end of this module you will have learned about:
- What a fire needs to get started and keep going
- Common causes
- Prevention tips
- Fire detection equipment
- Communication systems and procedures
- Extinguishing equipment
- Evacuation procedures
This course is applicable for all NSW Health Staff and for Health professionals may qualify for up to 0.5 hrs of Continuous Professional Development.