About Fire Marshalling (Including Fire Extinguisher Practical)
This Fire Marshalling course is ideal for anyone looking to become a designated fire marshal or fire warden in their workplace. Learners will also be informed of all different types of fire extinguishers, knowing which one to use and how to do so; learn about the causes and effects of fire and learn to prevent their spread and implement necessary emergency procedures. This course complies with the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005.
How long will this course take?
The course is 4 hours and spread across 1 day.
Who needs this training?
This course is suitable for those looking to be in charge of overseeing fire safety at work. Become a designated fire marshal and understand how to choose and use a fire extinguisher.
What are the main points covered?
During this course, you will learn the following: the responsibilities of a fire marshal/warden, how to prevent fires, how to choose and use fire extinguishers, what to do in an emergency, how to keep a fire log and more.
How is it delivered?
Courses are delivered in-house or online via webinar/e-learning for up to 12 people. We also hold open courses across the UK.
How do you get Certified?
This course is available via an in-house group course for up to 12 delegates. Choose for the course to be delivered either face to face or by a blended learning option, at a time and place convenient to you. Alternatively, learn through one of our scheduled courses at centres located across the UK. Upon completion of this course, a certificate will be awarded.
Outline of Course
- The role of the fire marshal and responsibilities.
- Relevant legislation and guidelines.
- Preventing fires and the spread of them within buildings.
- Fighting fires with both fixed installations and portable extinguishers.
- Fire hazards and causes of fires.
- Emergency protocol, including evacuation, emergency lighting and assembly points.
- Fire alarms, fire drills and safety training.
- Fire risk assessment.
- Understanding categories of fire and how they differ.
- Meaning of the colour codes on fire extinguishers.
- Regular fire safety inspections and keeping a fire log.
Fire Marshalling (Including Fire Extinguisher Practical) FAQs
What is a fire marshal?
It is an official responsible for enforcing fire regulations or investigating fires and fire hazards; also, going a step further, knowing what to do and how to use a fire extinguisher in an emergency.
Who should attend a fire marshal training course?
This course is suitable for those aged 16+ who are responsible for fire safety or ready to become a designated fire marshal in their workplace. This course is more than ideal for someone looking to have extra fire safety, fire extinguisher and fire prevention knowledge.
What does this course cover?
This course covers the causes and effects of fire. It also covers how to prevent their spread and implement necessary emergency procedures.
How do I renew my Fire Marshalling certificate?
It is recommended that you refresh your Fire Marshalling annually by undertaking another training course, though your certificate will last for 3 years.