Fire Warden

This one-day Fire Warden course is more in depth than Fire Awareness training and is aimed at all members of staff working within organisations across a wide range of sectors. The course is especially useful to those with a designated responsibility for fire safety, such as individuals who have been identified in your emergency plans as having a supervisory role in the event of a fire. It's also valuable for those intending to promote professional development within the area of fire risk management. 

The course syllabus includes:

  • The role of the Fire Warden (responsibilities)
  • Legislation
  • Fire Risk Assessments
  • General Fire Safety and Fire Precautions
  • Practical Firefighting (using an extinguisher)
  • Smoke and smoke filled environments (practical)
  • Fire Risk Assessment practical exercise

The objectives of the course are:

  • Define the impact a fire can have on their business
  • Define the legal requirements regarding Fire Safety 
  • Describe and conduct a basic Fire Risk Assessment 
  • Define the importance of means of escape and good housekeeping 
  • Be confident in the use of Fire Fighting equipment 
  • Define the roles and responsibilities of a Fire Warden 
  • How to identify risks and implement preventative measures

At the end of the training, the delegate’s knowledge and understanding is demonstrated by carrying out a practical assessment.

Future courses

Half day:

  • 16th February 2016
  • 22nd March 2016
  • 20th April 2016
  • 10th May 2016
  • 28th June 2016
  • 20th September 2016
  • 18th October 2016
  • 6th December 2016

Full day:

  • 19th January 2016
  • 9th February 2016
  • 15th March 2016
  • 19th April 2016
  • 21st June 2016
  • 13th September 2016
  • 11th October 2016
  • 13th December 2016

The course material and handouts are used in conjunction with current workplace fire safety legislation and guidance and as a result meets the training requirements detailed in the Department for Communities and Local Government guidance and current workplace fire safety legislation.

For more information or to make a booking contact one of our team at Academy Contacts.

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