Project Description

Description

This training course equips participants with a comprehensive knowledge of their duties and actions to be followed during a fire or emergency. It emphasises the danger of fire, the importance of prevention, the necessity of urgent action when fire breaks out and the role of the warden/marshal. 

Objectives

On completion of this course the participants will be able to:

  • list their duties as fire wardens/fire marshals;
  • understand how fire can start and spread;
  • identify fire hazards in their workplace;
  • identify the different types of portable fire extinguishers; and
  • assist in the management of evacuation procedures and fire drills.
Course content includes:
  • introduction,
  • regulation,
  • theory of fire & fire hazards,
  • fire extinction,
  • spread of fire & smoke behaviour,
  • classification of fires,
  • portable fire extinguishers,
  • duties of fire warden/fire marshal,
  • fire drill, and
  • human factors.
Method of training involves:
  • flipchart,
  • PowerPoint Presentation,
  • videos, and
  • practical role-play relating to specific fire hazards in the workplace (chemicals, combustibles, etc.)
Duration

4.5 hours

Certification

Certification of attendance is provided on successful completion of the course.

Maximum Participants

15 

Price

€45 p/p

Group Discount

If you are a company, community group, crèche or an individual who can co-ordinate a group of 10 people, you can avail of a group discount.

Cancellation Policy

If you are unable to attend, in order to secure a refund, you must notify us at least 72 hours in advance. Otherwise course fees will not be refunded but we may, at our discretion, be able to offer you a place on an alternative date.