Fire Safety Awareness for Students

Course Overview:

The Fire Safety Awareness for Students program offered by EduSafeAfrica is specially designed to educate students on the essential principles of fire safety. This engaging and informative course equips students with the knowledge and skills needed to prevent fires, respond to emergencies, and keep themselves and others safe. Through a combination of theory and practical training, students will gain a comprehensive understanding of fire safety.



Fire Safety

Safety Equipment

Fire Prevention

Enroll in the Fire Safety Awareness for Students course with EduSafeAfrica to ensure that students are well-prepared to contribute to fire prevention and response efforts, making educational environments safer for all.

Course Modules:

Module 1: Introduction to Fire Safety

  • Understanding the importance of fire safety
  • Common causes of fires in schools and homes
  • The role of students in fire prevention

Module 2: Fire Safety Equipment

  • Types of fire extinguishers and their uses
  • Fire blankets and fire hoses
  • Smoke detectors and alarms

Module 3: Fire Prevention Measures

  • Creating a fire-safe environment
  • Safe handling of flammable materials
  • Electrical safety and precautions

Module 4: Emergency Response to Fires

  • Developing a fire evacuation plan
  • Recognizing different types of fires
  • Evacuation procedures and assembly points

Module 5: Fire Drills and Practical Exercises

  • Conducting fire drills in school settings
  • Hands-on experience with fire safety equipment
  • Simulated fire response scenarios

Module 6: Fire Safety in Dormitories and Common Areas

  • Fire safety in dorm rooms
  • Kitchen and cafeteria safety
  • Fire safety in laboratories and workshops

Module 7: First Aid for Fire-Related Injuries

  • Treating minor burns and smoke inhalation
  • Calling for help and providing assistance
  • The importance of immediate medical attention

Module 8: Fire Safety Awareness Campaigns

  • Organizing fire safety awareness programs
  • Educating peers and the community
  • Promoting a culture of fire safety

Module 9: Fire Safety Certification

  • Assessment of students’ knowledge and skills
  • Fire Safety Awareness certification
  • Recognizing responsible and informed students

Module 10: Final Projects and Presentations

  • Group projects on fire safety initiatives
  • Presentation of projects to the class
  • Reflection on the course and its impact

Course Benefits:

  • Increased awareness and knowledge of fire safety.
  • Enhanced ability to prevent and respond to fires.
  • Practical experience with fire safety equipment.
  • Certification in Fire Safety Awareness.
  • Empowerment to promote fire safety within the school and community.
  • 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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