Managing Fire Safety Course: Everything You Need to Know

1st September 2021

Fire safety awareness and training is vital for managing fire safety within the workplace. With this in mind, failure to apply effective measures can result in disastrous consequences.

In this blog post, we take a closer look at our Managing Fire Safety Course, what the course covers and what you can expect upon successful completion of this accredited course.

Who should take this course?

This in-depth course is aimed towards delegates that have successfully completed our Fire Risk Assessor Course (5 day) and have been awarded their certificate.

Upon successful completion of the 4 day module, a prestigious Vulcan Fire Manager Course (9 day) certificate will be awarded. Furthermore, delegates will be able to apply to the Institute of Fire Safety (IFSM) or the Institute of Fire Engineers (IFE) for a professionally recognised qualification, subject to their validation criteria.

What will delegates learn on the course?

This highly practical course covers all the essentials required to implement an effective fire safety management system to meet the requirements of current fire safety legislation. Our highly skilled and professional trainers deliver this course using a variety of both hands on practical exercises and multimedia presentations.

Listed below are the key modules covered in the managing fire safety course across all four days:

Course Content – Day 1
Fire Science
Fire Media
Fire Reports
Fire Service (IRS)
Fire History
Fire Legislation
Enforcing Authorities & Past Fire Prosecutions
Fire Safety (Employees Capabilities) (England) Regulations 2010

Course Content – Day 2
Hospital Overview
Fire and Rescue Services Act 2004
Managing Fire Safety
Fire Warden Responsibilities
Pre-Incident Planning
Wet Fixed Fire Systems

Course Content – Day 3
BS9999: 2017 Detailed Overview
BS7974: 2019 Fire Engineering Solutions
Water Supplies and Hydrants
Gaseous Flooding Fixed Systems
Tactical Ventilation
Smoke Control & Ventilation
Fire Dampers

Course Content – Day 4
Managing Fire Safety Examination

Successful completion of the course offers a wealth of benefits. Some of the key areas delegates will be better able to do are interpret fire safety legislation, implement an effective fire safety management structure and identify hazards or any fire safety management deficiencies.

Upcoming course dates

This course is delivered both online and at various locations across the country and is suitable for up to 12 delegates. Below is the full list of upcoming dates across 2021 and 2022, simply click the link to learn more:

Managing Fire Safety Course (4 day)
14 – 17 – September – London
19 – 22 – October – Warrington
14 – 17 – December – Online
15 – 18 – March – Warrington
26 – 29 – April – Online
24 – 27 – May – London
2 – 5 – August – Online
16 – 19 – August – Northampton
1 – 4 – November (2022) – London
6 – 9 – December (2022) – Online

You can secure your place on one of our upcoming courses here. Due to high demand and limited availability, we encourage booking your place as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

If you have any questions about our courses or any other general queries please get in touch with our friendly team and we’ll be happy to help.