A trainer from the Health, Safety and Wellbeing Service will take you through the key roles and responsibilities of a Fire Marshal
The course will include requirements in Fire safety. ~ An overview of the legal requirements in Fire Safety. ~ The key roles and duties of a fire marshal. ~ General information about fire, how fires start and how they spread ~ Fire Evacuation procedures and drills. ~ The type of fire extinguishers found in premises ~ Supporting fire evacuations, including the development of personal emergency evacuation plans (PEEPS).
This course will enable delegates to: ~ Develop their awareness of the hazards which may lead to a risk of fire in their premises. ~ Understand and be able to implement the actions they will take in a fire emergency. ~ Use their skills and knowledge to support the communication of fire procedures to building occupants. ~ Ensure that all occupants can evacuate safely by ensuring personal emergency evacuation plans are in place where needed. ~ Support premises managers in carrying out fire drills and other checks if necessary.
This course does NOT include a practical use of fire extinguishers.
This course is suitable for anyone who has the role of a fire marshal in their premises.