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Fire Marshal Training

Our Fire Marshal Training enables attendees to understand what to do in the event of a fire, how to prevent a fire and how to limit the spread. This session can have an addition of extinguisher practical.
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Learn how to notice indicators of a fire and what constitutes fire marshalling.

What is Fire Marshalling? Why is Fire Marshalling important? What are the risk groups? What are some causes of workplace fires? What are the 3 methods of heat transfer? How do you limit the spread of a fire? What are the responsibilities of a Fire Marshal?

Our Fire Marshalling course will help you answer the questions above and more.

FRSs attended 149,779 fires, a 4% decrease compared to the previous year which was 156,282 and a 33% decrease compared to 10 years ago which was 223,192 in the year ending June 2011.

Through our Fire Marshalling course, you will gain an understanding of what legislation is involved. You will learn the hazards within your premises. You will learn how to identify the people at risk in your organisation. You will learn the most common causes of workplace fires. You will learn the 3 methods of heat transfer. You will also learn the different types of extinguishers and why there are different types.

What does Fire Marshal Training cover?

  • What Fire Marshalling is and what the responsibilities are for a Fire Marshal.
  • Recognise the legislation in place.
  • Understand the most common causes of workplace fires.
  • Understand the different types of control methods used to either reduce the likelihood of a fire or to alert people that there is a fire.
  • Understand the different types of Safety signs.
  • Understand the classification of fires.
  • Gain knowledge of the different kinds of extinguishers and what extinguisher is used with which fire.
  • Understand why fire checks are so important.
  • Explore who is at more risk than others.

Who is our Fire Marshal Training for?

Our Fire Marshalling course is for anyone who has the responsibility of making sure everyone from the organisation is at the meeting point, responsible for checking the fire alarms and completing safety checks. Whatever care or non-sector you work in our Fire Marshalling course will give you the knowledge, skills, and confidence in how to prevent/ reduce the risk of a fire occurring.

What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to…

  • Discuss what the different types of extinguishers are used for.
  • Discuss what the most common causes of workplace fires are.
  • Recognise the key legislation involved in Fire Marshalling.
  • Be able to assess when you should NOT fight a fire.
  • Demonstrate how an extinguisher should be used correctly.
  • Discuss the 3 main methods of extinction.
  • Evaluate different circumstances of why an individual’s behaviour may change during a fire drill and an actual fire.
  • Develop knowledge, skills, and strategies to develop a positive environment.

Frequently asked questions

Our prices are personalised to the company, including how many delegates, and location. Please make an enquiry to get a personalised quote with no hidden costs.
We cover the whole of the UK.
Many of our courses can be adapted for both classroom settings or virtual platforms like zoom. Some courses that include a practical aspect can only be delivered in a classroom setting.
All learners will receive a certificate for any course they complete. Some of our courses are in-house certified, some of our courses are regulated by Ofqual and others are accredited by other awarding bodies.

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