The Fire Safety Adviser Training course prepares personnel with the skills required to act as a fire safety advisor during day to day matters and also during an on-site emergency as required in the Building Fire safety Regulations 2008.
Identifying potential workplace emergencies
Responding to the emergency including raising the alarm,
Varied workplace emergency responses.
Fire principles includes fire triangle, classes of fires
Fire extinguisher training (including fire blankets) including types of extinguishers, maintenance and inspection, practical/simulated scenarios and spill kits (optional).
The emergency management plan and the roles/responsibilities and identification of the emergency control organisation
Fire Safety legislative requirements
Develop the emergency management plan
Emergency Risk Management
Training and Auditing
Post – evacuation activities
Practical evacuation scenarios
2 Day Face to Face course + a post course assessment
1 Day Face to Face Refresher course every 3 Years
Entry / Pre requisite Requirements
There no pre-requisites to this course.
Trainees will require a level of literacy and numeracy to
Read and understand legislation
Reference and implement workplace procedures
Manage Emergency Plan administration
Trainees will be assessed by short answer questions and case study/scenario problems.
Trainees can apply for RPL if they have
Formal fire safety qualifications and/or
Extensive fire safety experience
Apply for an RPL kit. Fees apply.
This is an accredited training course. Upon successful completion of the course participants will receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment in the following competencies:
PUAWER001B Identify prevent and report potential workplace Emergencies
PUAWER002B Ensure workplace emergency prevention procedures, processes and systems are implemented
PUAWER003B Manage and monitor workplace emergency procedures, equipment and other resources
PUAWER004B Respond to Workplace Emergencies
PUAWER005B Operate as Part of an Emergency Control Organisation
PUAWER006B Lead an emergency control organisation
PUAWER007B Manage an emergency control organisation
PUAWER008B Confine Small Workplace Emergencies
The prerequisites for the re-certification for this course are the above competencies. If you completed your FSA qualification with another Registered Training Organisation, you will need to provide an original certified copy of your Statement of Attainment. Re-certification for the FSA is recommended to be completed every 3 years.