Fire Watch Course (MCS-TR-HSE-21)


Target Group
This program is designed to address the basic training requirements and the skills required for an individual to perform the duty as a competent Fire Watch.

 Attendance on this training programme is open to delegates who have a valid Basic Fire Fighting certificate in which the principles of combustion, fire spread and fire extinguishment have been taught.

All delegates must bring Photographic I.D. and PASSPORT only (original
or copy)
 HEALTH: All delegates will be asked to complete a medical questionnaire prior to course

Training Objectives
  • The purpose of this course is to define the roles and responsibilities of all personnel with
    specific duties relating to fire watch. This involves the preparation of a work area, monitoring of
    the work, fire safety awareness and use of first aid firefighting equipment.

Course Duration – 1 Day

Course Content Examination and Certification

Delegates will receive theoretical and practical knowledge in the following areas:-

- Roles & Responsibilities prior to and post Fire Watch duties
- Fire fighting equipment & it's deployment
- Access & Monitoring Procedures
- Communications
- Permit Controls
- Emergency Response Actions
- Personal Protective Equipment Requirements

  • Certificate for `Fire Watch' will be issued on successful completion of the
    training programme. The validity of the certificate is two years.