The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005, Fire (Scotland) Act 2005 or Fire Safety Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2010 require that adequate information, instruction and training are provided for persons nominated with fire safety responsibilities.
Appointing and training Fire Wardens will provide management with the opportunity to significantly improve fire prevention practices in the workplace, improve communications and share the workload in the implementation of good fire safety management.
About the course
A ½ day multi-media course of 3.5 hrs duration (3 hr theory and ½ hr practical) where delegates will learn the essential duties of Fire Wardens / Marshals and be provided with the knowledge, skills and abilities to undertake their duties competently and confidently. Delegates receive a certificate of attendance and the course is approved by the Institute of Fire Safety Managers for up to 15 delegates per session.
Two sessions can be held at the same venue on the same day so that employees can attend separately. Please ask for date availability.
½ day presentations are also available for care homes, construction, healthcare, hotel and school sectors which are approved by the Institute of Fire Safety Managers.
In-house course only
Maximum 15 delegates held on the client’s premises throughout the UK – please ask for details and date availability.
Requirements - a training room large enough to accommodate the number of attendees. Vulcan will provide projector, laptop and screen for the presentation.
Who should attend?
Fire wardens, deputies and safety representatives or anyone holding fire warden responsibilities.
Fire Warden Approved Certificate.
Benefits to you and your organisation
On completion of this course, delegates will be able to:
- Use the RACE formula to carry out efficient and effective fire evacuations of premises
- Complete disabled evacuation using PEEPs
- Assess what size fire they can safely deal with using appropriate fire equipment
- Understand fire phenomenon including backdrafts
- Practical fire safety rules
- Using the PASS formula for safe use of extinguishers
- Confidently operate portable fire-fighting equipment.
- Move in a smoke filled environment more confidently.