Fire Warden/ Fire Marshal

The course aims to provide knowledge, skills, and confidence to respond appropriately to a fire emergency and provide the knowledge for the proper use of emergency equipment and procedures to enhance survival in a fire emergency.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the duties of employees and employers under fire legislation
  • Understand the basic principles of fire safety including:
  • Prevention, detection and warning
  • Escape, firefighting, preventing fire spread
  • Understand The Fire Triangle
  • Identify the causes of fire; ignition and fuel sources
  • Know the purpose, types and use of fire extinguishers
  • Understans standard fire instructions
  • Discover a fire
  • Hear fire alarm sounder / warning
  • Fire evacuation and role of fire wardens