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Fire Safety Awareness and Fire Warden/Marshal Training at RSP Safety Services Ltd

Course description

Who should attend ?
All fire marshals and anybody with a specific role in the evacuation procedure such as site engineers

Why you should attend ?
Fire Marshalls in particular need to understand how fires can start, what to do to prevent them, the action in the event of fire and the role of fire marshals during an evacuation.

What you will learn ?
The principles and aims of an evacuation. How fire spreads. How people react in an emergency. Understanding your own evacuation procedure, where it might fail and how to manage this. Debriefing after evacuation. Recording the results. General fire safety awareness. Practical use of fire extinguishers.

Expected outcomes:
You will be confident that you fully understand the evacuation procedure and your role in it.

Course content:
The most common causes of fire

 Identifying ignition sources

 Identifying combustible materials

 Fire protection systems and how they work

 Fire warning systems and how they work
 Principles of evacuation and how to ensure 100% evacuation
 Your own evacuation procedure in detail
 Behaviour of people in a fire
 Evacuation procedures for special groups
 Type of fire extinguishers and the types of fire they can be effectively used on
 Practical - use of extinguishers


All delegates are expected to explain their evacuation procedure and take part in the practical demonstration of fire fighting equipment

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact RSP Safety Services Ltd directly.

Last updated date: 27 March 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Throughout the year
  • Duration: 3 Hours