Fire Safety For Managers Training

This Fire safety manager’s course is a one day course and has been designed to meet the requirements of the “1981 Fire Services Act” and “Regulation 9 of the Safety Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005”.  The course will take the learner through a range of fire management related topics covering legislation, record keeping, fire risk assessment, fire marshalling, emergency evacuation exercises, passive and active fire safety features, inspection and maintenance, hot work permits etc.

Course Duration: 1 Day Course

Cost per person: €167

Who Should Attend: This course is designed for those with responsibility for Fire Safety Management within organisations such as Safety & Training Officers, Plant & Facilities Managers, Engineering / Maintenance Managers Company Directors, etc.


Course Objectives:

    On completion of this course participants will be able to:
  • Understand their duties as fire safety managers
  • List Service requirement for:
  • Follow evacuation procedures
  • Emergency Lighting
  • Fire alarms
  • Fire extinguishers/hose reel
  • Describe the chemistry of fire
  • Identify fire hazards in the workplace
  • Carry out evacuation procedures and drills
  • Select & use the appropriate fire fighting equipment to deal with an undeveloped fire
  • Understand how to carry out a fire risk assessment


Course Content:

  • The mechanics of fire, smoke and dangerous gases
  • Fire extinguishers and hose reel equipment
  • Storage of flammable liquids and gases
  • Passive and active fire safety features
  • Elements of compartmentation
  • Means of escape
  • Duties of the fire manager
  • Fire risk assessment
  • Record Keeping
  • Legislation
  • Liaison with the Fire Authority

Further Details

Assessment is by means of a Theory test. Practical demonstration in the safe selection and use of fire extinguishers.

Refresher Training & Certification Validity Period: Refresher training is recommended at intervals of not greater than 3 years.

Additional Information: DVD and laptop / projector presentation are used. Notes on Fire Safety Management are provided for each Manager.

Certification: DST Fire Safety Manager Certificate is awarded upon completion of this course.

Our Trainers

All instructors are fully qualified trainers having achieved Level 6 in the national Framework of Qualifications. All course instructors hold a minimum of Train the Trainer Qualification and are qualified safety practitioners holding a formal qualification in fire safety

Our Courses

Learning Safety Correctly In A Relaxed Environment In Our New Training Centre.

All courses are conducted at our Park West Training Facility in Dublin or contact us for training at your premises.

All our training providers have attained QQI, HETAC & IOSH Qualifications


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