The fire safety manager’s course has been tailored to meet the requirements of both the 1981 Fire Services Act and Regulation 9 of The Safety Health and Welfare At Work Act 2005. The course will take the participants through a range of fire management related topics covering legislation, record keeping, fire risk assessment, fire marshalling, emergency evacuation exercises, passive and active fire safety features, inspection and maintenance, and hot work permits etc.
The mechanics of fire, smoke and dangerous gases
Fire extinguishers and hose reel equipment
Storage of flammable liquids and gases
Passive and active fire safety features
Means of escape
Duties of the fire manager
Fire risk assessment
Liaison with the fire authority
Participants will gain the knowledge and skills to enable them to:
List their duties as fire safety managers
List service requirement for: emergency lighting, fire alarms, fire extinguishers / hose reels
Describe the chemistry of fire
Identify fire hazards in the workplace
Carry out evacuation procedures and drills
Select and use the appropriate first aid fire fighting equipment to deal with an undeveloped fire
Carry out a fire risk assessment
This Course is Designed For:
Managers, safety officers and training officers from all types of organisations.
This course is classroom based and where possible practical demonstration is used to reinforce learning.
What to Bring to This Course:
On completion of this course, participants receive certification of training completion.