Fire Marshal (Medical/Dental & Care)

Target Group: All levels of staff who have the responsibility of fire Marshal duties and who may be required to safely operate fire extinguishers.

Pre-Course requirements: None.

Assessment: Continual assessment by observation + Question and Answers.

Trainer Ratio: 1 Trainer to 12 Candidates.

Course Outline:

• Fire Precautions Regulations/legislation
• Chemistry of fire and how it spreads
• Types and Classifications of fires
• Common causes of fire
• Safety features within buildings
• Hazard spotting/ hazard reduction
• Action on discovering a fire
• Calling the Fire Service
• Evacuation Procedures
• Daily and weekly checks
• Fire Extinguishers – Theory and practical demonstration (non operation) of fire extinguisher common to candidate’s workplace.

Trainer contact hours: 2 hours

Certification: Fire Marshal Certificate of attendance.

Renewal: Company risk assessments identify refresher needs.