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Fire Warden / Chief Fire Warden

8 hours 30 minutes

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Designed for:
Our combined Fire Warden and Chief Warden course will ensure that all of your employees are suitably trained in the duties and responsibilities of Fire Warden and / or Chief Fire Warden as described in Australian Standard AS3745-2010 Planning for emergencies in facilities.



Pre-entry Requirements:
Unique Student Identifier (USI) -
Fitness to Participate declaration
Enclosed shoes
Sufficient language, literacy and numeracy skills to complete the course

This training course includes both a theory and a practical component to ensure that your employees can safely handle workplace emergencies. From attending to a small workplace emergency up to the level of training required to fulfil the duties and responsibilities of a Chief Fire Warden. Participants can attend one or both of the courses mentioned above on the day of training and on the successful completion of a course or all the courses, will be given a Statement of Attainment for the achieved competencies.


  • Fire Warden legal & regulatory requirements
  • Australian Standard 3745-2010 requirements
  • Building fire safety
  • Search patterns & techniques
  • Safety officer & team leader roles & responsibilities
  • Fire wardens procedures & responsibilities
  • Types of evacuation including bomb threat procedure
  • Building fire alarms & communications systems
  • Developing evacuation plans & procedures
  • Emergency co-ordination
  • Human behaviour in emergencies
  • Post-evacuation activities

Units of Competency

PUAFER006 Lead an emergency control organisation

PUAFER005 Operate as part of an emergency control organisation

Students learning outcomes will be assessed using practical activities designed to simulate a workplace incident and written or oral questions as appropriate.

Delivery Method:
Classroom theory via PowerPoint presentations, including audio-visual material and practical activities that simulate workplace incidents relating to fire.

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