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Conversion to Fire Manager Certificate - ONLINE

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Overview

Given the difficulties of running classroom courses during the current COVID-19 lockdown, regretfully we have cancelled some of our venue-based courses.

As an alternative, we would like to give delegates the opportunity to attend the Conversion to Fire Manager course online.

Delegates will take part in interactive online sessions via a professional web-based platform delivered by our fully qualified trainers. The course lengths, content, and materials will remain the same. The exams will be taken on the final day and submitted by post with results and certificates issued within two weeks of the final course date.

Introduction

This course has been designed specifically for individuals who have taken the NEBOSH Fire Safety & Risk Assessment Certificate, who wish to enhance their knowledge and skill leading to a professionally recognised qualification with either the Institute of Fire Safety Manager (IFSM) or the Institution of Fire Engineers (IFE) subject to validation.

About the course

A highly practical 5 day in-depth course covering in-depth fire risk assessments and is practical with delegates working on plan drawings using the software provided to produce fire risk assessments, fire safety reports and fire emergency plans.

Those who have not taken the NEBOSH Fire Safety and Risk Assessment certificate can obtain the same outcomes by taking the Fire Manager Course covering Fire Risk Assessment (5 day) and Fire Safety Management (4 day) modules.

The course includes multi-media presentations, working on plan drawings and practical exercises. Proof of success on the NEBOSH FSRM Cert will be required. 

What's included?

First class training and instruction from qualified fire-safety professionals.

Exam fees.

PLUS - Complimentary Training Pack

This complimentary pack will be posted to delegates ahead of the course date and includes comprehensive course notes, scale ruler, drawing template, fire-door gap gauge, and computer software on pen drive using PAS 79 methodology for:

  • Fire Risk Assessments
  • Fire Records
  • Fire Inspections
  • Fire Emergency plans
  • Pre-Incident Planning
  • Fire Guides and more …

Delegates must have Word and Excel software on their computer / laptop which must not be encrypted and able to read a pen drive. 

Who should book?

Fire Safety Managers, Facilities Managers, Risk Managers, Surveyors, Health and Safety practitioners and those looking for a framework for conducting fire risk assessments and compiling fire emergency plans who have the NEBOSH Fire Safety and Risk Management Certificate.

Accreditation

  • The Institute of Fire Safety Managers (IFSM) for whom Vulcan is an Approved Centre has accredited the course at Fire Associate (AIFSM) level.
  • The Institution of Fire Engineers (IFE) has recognised the course as an education programme subject to their validation a Fire Technician grade.
  • The British Fire Consortium (BFC) recognised the course as part of its progressive learning programme for members.
  • The Ministry of Defence (MOD) has approved the course under its Enhanced Learning Credits Scheme.

Qualification achieved

5 Day Fire Risk Assessor Approved Certificate.
Conversion to Fire Manager Accredited Certificate.

What will you be able to do after the course?

On completion of the course you will be better able to:

  • Confidently conduct effective fire risk assessments
  • Compile fire risk assessment reports
  • Compile and manage fire emergency plans
  • Identify hazards and any fire safety management deficiencies
  • Advise on improvements to control measures in reducing the risk of fire
  • Advise on fire-fighting access requirements
  • Give advice on construction site fire safety requirements.
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Course Content

Course Content - Day 1
  • Introduction
  • Fire Legislation, Fire Guides & Building Regulations
  • Means of Escape Principles
  • Compartmentation
  • Passive Fire Protection
  • Fire Rated Cladding
  • Fire Risks
  • Travel Distance
  • Fire Doors & Fire Glass
  • Fire Signage
  • EXERCISE 01 (Practical Drawing)
Course Content - Day 2
  • Emergency Lighting
  • PEEPs/GEEPs
  • BS 9999 Risk Profile Overview
  • Fire Alarm Systems
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Human Behaviour
  • Fire Service Access & Equipment
Course Content - Day 3
  • EXERCISE 2
  • Fire Inspections & Photographic Evidence of Common Problems
  • Lightning Strikes and protection
  • Fire Safety Management
  • Dangerous Substances
  • Waste Management
  • Construction Detailed Overview
  • EXERCISE 03
Course Content - Day 4
  • Fire Risk Assessments
  • BS PAS 79
  • Fire Emergency Plans
  • EXERCISE 04
  • The Furniture and Furnishings (Fire) (Safety) Regulations 1988 (amended 1989 and 1993)
  • Sleeping Risk
  • EXERCISE 05
Course Content - Day 5
  • EXAMINATION

Open book examination on fire risk assessment from plan drawings and case history.

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Course Enquiry

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Dates / Book

Next Course Dates

JUN
15
15-19 Jun 2020 LIMITED PLACES

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