COURSE B -
FIRE WARDEN/MARSHAL INSTRUCTION
APPLICABLE TO: FIRE WARDENS/MARSHALS
DURATION: 1 .5 HOURS
All premises must nominate a ‘Responsible Officer’ to carry out the role of Fire Warden and manage the fire protection for the premises. If required Sub-Wardens/Marshals can be appointed to manage specific parts of the premises such as individual floors or specific areas.
This course provides the additional knowledge required to carry out a Fire Warden/Marshals role.
This course covers instruction on the following:
Introduction to fire protection equipment such as: indicator panels, call points, fire detectors, emergency lighting and any auxiliary equipment connected to the fire detection system
Maintaining documentation and log books
Actions to be taken on discovering a fire or hearing the fire alarm
The purpose of fire resisting doors and their identification
Familiarity with escape routes and their demarcation
Evacuation of the building and location of assembly points