This textbook is directly aligned to the NEBOSH National Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management, with each element of the syllabus explained in detail. Each chapter guides the student through the syllabus with references to legal frameworks and guidelines. Images, tables, case studies and key information are highlighted within the text to make learning more productive. Covering fire behaviour, safety, management, risk assessment, prevention and the changes to HSG65, the book can also be used as a daily reference by professionals.
1. Foundations in Health and Safety, 2. Health and Safety Management Systems – Policy, 3. Health and Safety Management Systems – Organising, 4. Health and Safety Management Systems – Planning and Implementing, 5. Health and Safety Management Systems – Measuring, Auditing and Reviewing, 6. Managing Fire Safety, 7. Principles of Fire and Explosion, 8. Causes and Prevention of Fires and Explosions, 9. Fire Protection in Buildings, 10. Safety of People in the Event of Fire, 11. Fire Safety Risk Assessment, 12. Summary of the Main Legal Requirements, 13. Environmental and International Considerations, 14. Study Skills, 15. Sources of Information and Guidance