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Fire Warden

This course covers the role of Fire Warden within the workplace and will train participants to deal with fire in an emergency situation.

Course Details

  • Legal responsibilities / duties under the Safety, Health & Welfare Work Act 2005 and the 1981 / 2003 Fire Services Act
  • The duties of a Fire Warden
  • Chemistry of Fire (Fire Triangle)
  • Fire Prevention / Hazard Spotting
  • How to monitor & evaluate a Fire Safety Programme – the importance of record keeping
  • Action to be taken in the event of Fire / Emergency – Calling & assisting the Emergency Services
  • Safe use of Fire Safety Equipment
  • Supervised Live Fire Demonstration
  • On-Site Special Fire Safety Walk about with all course participants

Duration – 3 hours

Assessment – Apex Fire Safety Training Division Certification on successful completion of course assessment


17 Feb 2022


10:00 - 13:00


E19a, Business School Building
Main Campus


Health and Safety Office