Fire Warden

ATTENDEES:

The staff employed in your premises with a special responsibility for fire safety acting as Fire Wardens, both Senior and Deputy Wardens.

AIM:

To train fire Wardens in the basics of fire prevention and extinguishing, in order that they might reduce the possibility of fire and extinguish a small fire if one occurs. To give the skills required in order to be able to monitor the general fire safety of their working area on a day-to-day basis with specific regard to the requirements of the fire certificate.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

  • Identify the main causes of fire in the workplace.
  • State the action to be taken to prevent fires.
  • Monitor the fire safety in their workplaces.
  • Recognise the correct extinguisher to use on different types of fire.
  • Use an extinguisher correctly.
  • Make an emergency call to the Fire & Rescue Service.
  • Carry out a fire evacuation procedure in accordance with Company Policy.
  • Advise other staff members on the danger of fire and the action required on discovery of a fire

SUBJECTS COVERED:

  • Cause of fire
  • The physics of fire
  • Fire prevention
  • Getting the message across
  • Methods of extinguishing small fires
  • Identification of extinguishers
  • Calling the Fire & Rescue Service and evacuating the premises
  • Fire Drill procedures

ASSESSMENT:

On successful completion of the course delegates will be issued with a Bill Rogerson Safety Services Ltd Training Card and Certificate