Fire Marshal and Extinguisher Training Course

Employers and those in control of any work activity that may be at risk of a fire, must make sure work is properly planned, supervised and carried out by competent people within the workplace. They have a responsibility to make sure that fire safety measures and evacuation procedures have been put in place to protect others at work.

Fire Marshal responsibilities

Fire marshals have a duty after training to make sure any person onsite in the event of a fire, to assist in the safe evacuation of workers within the workplace, they must make sure that all designated areas are cleared and that safe route of exit is clear from any obstructions.

Course aims and objectives

On completion of this fire marshal and extinguisher training course, candidates should be able to demonstrate an understanding of the content through the application of knowledge to familiar and unfamiliar situations. In particular they should be able to:
  • Outline the moral, legal duties of a fire safety marshal
  • Understand the types of extinguisher and use
  • Outline the methods and systems available to give early warning in case of fire, both for life safety and property protection
  • Course content
    • The causes and effects of workplace fires
    • Fire safety standards
    • The measures to be put in place to protect people and property
    • The role of the fire marshal
    • What causes a fire to spread
    • Protecting workers within the workplace
    • Hazards and risks associated with fire safety
    • Methods of audit and record keeping
    • How to use a fire extinguisher
    This training course which has been developed by Apple Group Training is a very comprehensive course designed to provide delegates with appropriate training and certification about the fire marshal responsibilities.
    6 hours
    Certified 3 years through Apple Group, this evidence can be used as continuous professional development within your industry.
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