Basic Fire Marshal - 17th March 2020

This course is suitable for all individuals working with others or independently and those who have the responsibility of coordinating and ensuring implementation of the organisation’s fire prevention and evacuation procedures. This course will give you awareness, procedure and complete overview for your own safety and others.

 Course Objectives

  • Understand the role of a fire marshal.
  • Review methods of fire prevention.
  • Understand evacuation procedures.
  • Prepared action plan.

 Course Content

  • An outline of the regulations.
  • The causes of fire.
  • A practical demonstration on fire awareness in the workplace.
  • Look at unsafe practice.
  • Trainer assessment on fire evacuation.

 On completion delegates will be able to understand

  • Elimination or reduction of risks (ignition sources), suitable means of detecting and raising the alarm in the event of fire.
  • Adequate emergency escape routes & exits.
  • The appropriate type and sufficient quantities of fire extinguishers.
  • Correct type and sufficient quantities of fire signs and notices.
  • Provisions for the correct maintenance of installed fire equipment.
  • Ensure that occupants receive the appropriate instructions/training in e.g. actions to be taken in the event of fire and fire evacuation drills.

Assessment and Certification

The course is delivered by an expert trainer and all candidates will be observed during training. Any written and spoken elements are straightforward and candidates would need a basic command of English (defined as Level 2) to complete them. We can also make special arrangements for anyone requiring assistance if requested in advance. Please contact us confidentially if you need any support, guidance or the assessment in a different language.

Duration: 8.45am registration for 9.00am start until 1.30pm. Refreshments will be provided.

Location: Epsilon House, West Road, Ransomes Europark, Ipswich, Suffolk IP3 9FJ. Directions and information will be sent upon booking.

Cost: £88.50 + VAT per person.

Group Discount available for bookings of two delegates or more.

For full details or to book your place please contact Bianca on 01473 276170 or email bianca.mccarthy@sos-hr.co.uk