Fire and Safety

Fire Risk Assessment and Management

Course Overview:

The Fire Risk Assessment and Management course offered by EduSafeAfrica is designed to equip participants with the knowledge and skills needed to effectively assess and manage fire risks in various settings, including schools, workplaces, and public institutions. This comprehensive program covers fire risk identification, assessment, mitigation strategies, and the development of robust fire safety management plans. Participants will learn to create safer environments, comply with regulations, and respond effectively in the event of a fire.


Risk Assessment

Risk Identification

Risk Mitigation

Join EduSafeAfrica’s Fire Risk Assessment and Management course to become a proficient fire risk assessor and contribute to the safety of your community.

Course Modules:

Module 1: Introduction to Fire Risk Assessment

  • Understanding the importance of fire risk assessment
  • Legal requirements and standards
  • Roles and responsibilities of fire risk assessors

Module 2: Fire Risk Identification

  • Recognizing common fire hazards
  • Identifying vulnerable populations
  • Analyzing fire sources and causes

Module 3: Fire Risk Assessment Process

  • Conducting a comprehensive fire risk assessment
  • Risk evaluation and prioritization
  • Data collection and analysis

Module 4: Mitigating Fire Risks

  • Developing fire safety measures
  • Creating evacuation plans
  • Implementing fire prevention strategies

Module 5: Fire Safety Management Plans

  • Designing effective fire safety management plans
  • Regular reviews and updates
  • Collaboration with relevant authorities

Module 6: Emergency Response and Evacuation

  • Strategies for safe and efficient evacuations
  • Role of emergency response teams
  • Conducting fire drills and simulations

Module 7: Fire Safety Audits and Inspections

  • Conducting regular fire safety audits
  • Compliance checks and documentation
  • Corrective actions and improvement strategies

Module 8: Case Studies and Practical Exercises

  • Analyzing real-world fire incidents
  • Developing fire risk assessment reports
  • Hands-on exercises in risk mitigation

Module 9: Final Assessment and Certification

  • Evaluation of course knowledge and skills
  • Award of internationally recognized certification

Course Benefits:

  • Gain expertise in fire risk assessment and management.
  • Create safer environments in schools, workplaces, and public spaces.
  • Ensure compliance with fire safety regulations.
  • Develop robust fire safety management plans.
  • Enhance emergency response and evacuation strategies.
  • Receive an internationally recognized certification.
  • Ongoing access to course materials and resources
  • Consultation with fire safety experts for additional guidance
  • Alumni network for sharing experiences and best practices
  • Post-Course Support

Department Contact Info

School of Fire Safety Education

Box 353
Plot 50
Kampala, Uganda


Mon – Fri 9:00A.M. – 5:00P.M.

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