Avon Fire & Rescue Service have developed online fire safety training for practitioners which can be accessed for FREE!
The training aims to help practitioners understand the risk and dangers of fire for those most vulnerable.
It covers topics including; cooking practices, hoarding, candles and smoking safety, electrical safety and, importantly, how to make a referral into AF&RS to request a Home Fire Safety Visit.
The training is free and will run over Teams for 1 hr 15 minutes. Sessions can be booked from AF&RS website (using Eventbrite)
In 2019/20 there were over 250 fire fatalities in the UK.
Avon Fire & Rescue Service (AF&RS) aim to prevent this by working with local agencies who engage with vulnerable members of the community.