ADVANCED FIRE FIGHTING AND FIRE EMERGENCY RESPONSE

 

COURSE OVERVIEW

 

 

Aims                                               
The course ensures that those designated as Fire Wardens, Fire Watch, Safety Wardens and Emergency Team Members (ETM) in workplaces understand their roles in an emergency or fire related incident and fulfil the routine/daily responsibilities of Fire Officers in a competent manner. To prepare participants to discharge the of role of Fire/Emergency Response Team Leader by developing both knowledge and practical skills.

Background
The risk of injury, loss of life and devastation of large amount of valuable property can be substantially reduced if occupiers of buildings and other industrial facilities know necessary precautions to be taken to prevent fire from starting or if it has started, to safely evacuate from a property or facility or to extinguish it at the incipient stage and prevent it from spreading.

This course will focus on fire prevention, fire protection, fire evacuation and fire emergency response. It will demonstrate the use of fire suite, breathing apparatus, and the application of common firefighting equipment like: portable and mobile fire extinguishers, fire buckets, fire blankets, fire detectors, fire hose reel, fire hydrants, fire panel, water sprinkler system and FM 200 system. It will teach participants the process of preventing, detecting, suppressing and extinguishing fires and how to protect people and property to assure the continuity of operations of a facility.
It will cover duly-recognized problem areas in fire emergency response. You will also understand how to network with the Federal Fire Service, state fire services, other fire and emergency services providers, in the event of a fire emergency. It is a must for every organization concerned with fire safety.

Benefits for the staff

  • Increased awareness regarding the safety standards and requirements.
  • Reduced frequency of errors.
  • Up-gradation in the knowledge.
  • Convenient learning because of the Video & slide shows.

Benefits for the Organizations

  • Maintaining the records regarding the safety classes conducted.
  • Increased reputation.
  • Lesser supervision required after the completion of the training.
  • Uniform training of innumerable staff members in house through this pack.

Outcomes
On completion of this training session, each participant will:

  • To define Fire and describe and identify the components of the fire triangle and fire tetrahedron
  • To describe the three physical states of fuel and explain the fuel conversion process of solids and liquids
  • To define flashpoint, specific gravity, vapor density and explosive range and describe the general characteristics of hydrocarbon fuels
  • To identify heat generation sources and define classes of fire and fuel for each
  • To describe the principle of fire extinguishments and an incipient fire
  • To discuss causes of fire, prevention techniques and fire risk management and list five common fire extinguishing agents
  • To explain the primary method of fire extinguishments by Water, CO2, DCP, Foam and Dry Powder and list two fire extinguishing agents for each class of fire
  • To identify the classification of a given fire extinguisher and the appropriate fire extinguisher for a given class of fire
  • To describe the operation of the following extinguishers: self expelling, cartridge operated, stored pressure and define and explain the meaning of PASS
  • To explain how to response appropriately to a given emergency, explain how to notify appropriate authorities to a given emergency, explain how to identify an exposure limit and explain how to determine if the fire is beyond the incipient stage
  • To explain the limitations of wearing normal work clothing while fighting a fire and demonstrate the Fire Fighting Scenario and Practical Evolution
  • To list selected reasons for fire spread and identify corresponding actions to minimize fire spread and demonstrate correct selection and proper usage of portable firefighting equipment when given selected fire condition(s) in controlled situation(s)
  • The participant will be able to give an explanation of the following, to the satisfaction of his/her Supervisor, within one week of returning to the work-site:
    • His personal firefighting duties and responsibilities
    • The site evacuation and personnel recording/checking procedure
    • The location(s) and type(s) of portable firefighting equipment available on site
    • The contact procedure for company emergency services in the event of a site fire
  • Participants will also be able to:
    • Describe the theory of combustion,
    • Take the correct actions when exiting a smoke filled environment and assist other staff to make their escape,
    • Operate portable firefighting equipment in offices,
    • Operate fixed firefighting equipment in offices,
    • Use fire blankets,
    • Conduct a pre-evacuation check of their office areas,
    • Secure their office areas prior to evacuation,
    • Report correctly to Headcount Supervisors,
    • Conduct/assist in accounting for personnel.
    • The course includes a written knowledge assessment.
    • Describe the role of the Fire/Emergency Response Team Leader,
    • Initiate servicing of equipment and replenish stocks,
    • Allocate and confirm the team's duties and tasks,
    • Monitor the team's progress, evaluating, adjusting and communicating the response plan,
    • Maintain communications during an incident,
    • Monitor stress in self and others,
    • Debrief the team. Describe the fire/emergency response arrangements at offshore locations and describe the role of the Fire/Emergency Response Team Member,
    • Describe the incident planning and monitoring activities,
    • Describe how fixed fire systems operate,
    • Prepare and enter an incident area,
    • Gain access to an incident area,
    • Locate missing personnel,
    • Handle and remove casualties,
    • Select and use portable firefighting equipment,
    • Select, operate and flush foam firefighting equipment,
    • Conduct and control breathing apparatus operations,
    • Minimize damage to property,
    • Maintain communications during an incident.
    • The course includes a practical assessment of competence covering all aspects of the Fire/Emergency Response Team Member role.

Program Modes

  • Straight week program -( weekday  lectures, practical and examination)
  • Weekend program- Saturdays only ( weekend lectures, practical and examination)
  • Distance learning program- Revisions contacts, practical and examination)

Examination
We have sets of EXAMS for each of the package in addition to practical assignments which you must pass before certification. Pass mark is 50%. If you fail any of the exams, you would be required to re-sit it at the cost N2000 per paper.

Payment Method
Payment in any convenient instalment is allowed, however candidate must complete payment before any specified examination date. Rush and register now. All payment shall be paid with POS in our office or transferred directly into any of our banks accounts or by cheque made in favor of Safeguard Resources and Technologies Limited.
See bank details below:

NAIRA ACCOUNT NAME

BANK ADDRESS

ACCOUNT NO.

Safeguard Resources and Technologies Limited

Guaranty Trust Bank Plc

0039 7002 71

Safeguard Resources and Technologies Limited

First City Monument Bank

0454 2340 12

The course fee covers: registration, examination fee, tuition, course materials, tea break and lunch break. After payment and registration, you will receive the complete course material ahead of the training.

The course fee covers: registration, examination fee, tuition, course materials, tea break and lunch break. After payment and registration, you will receive the complete course material ahead of the training.

Duration, Delegates and Responsibilities
The duration of the course is 3 days. The course is delivered in our Full Multi-Media, Air-conditioned Training Laboratory. The course can also be delivered as an in- House Training Program in your premises. For in-house training, the minimum number of persons required per class is 6 persons, if you are training a class that is less than 6 persons, your payment may cover payment for 6 persons.

We shall execute the program as presented in this schedule with our materials, equipment and instructors, and issue certificates to participants at the end of the program. If the training is holding at our Training Laboratory, we shall serve tea/coffee with snacks and lunch during the program.

If you want the training to hold in your company premises, you are to provide the training hall and serve tea/coffee with snacks and lunch during the program. If the training location is outside Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt, an additional cost to cover logistics at such a location will be added to the total cost unless provided or specific arrangement is made by the company.

 

TRAINING LOCATIONS
Fire qualifications in Nigeria (Port Harcourt, Lagos and Abuja) are provided by Safeguard Resources and Technologies Limited. We offer these Courses in 3 of our training centers in Port Harcourt, Lagos and Abuja as an in-house program in company premises.

If you want the training to hold in your company premises, you are to provide the training hall and serve tea/coffee with snacks and lunch during the program. If the training location is outside Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt, an additional cost to cover logistics at such location will be added to the total cost unless provided or specific arrangement is made by the company. For information on dates and fees for each location click on the Date/Fee tab or chat with us.

  • Port Harcourt Training Center: #6 Forces Avenue, Before SPAR Back Gate, Old G.R.A Port Harcourt
  • Lagos Training Center: Office & Spaces, 122A Obadina Street, Omole Phase 1 Ikeja, Lagos.
  • Abuja   Training Center: Suite 106A, Samfa Plaza Ndola Crescent, Wuse Zone 5, Abuja.

 

 ACCREDITATION AND AFFILIATION
Our programs are approved by the Federal Government of Nigeria; we are also affiliated with many other organization and government agencies:

  • National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH)
  • International Register of Certificated Auditors (IRCA)
  • Chartered Quality Institute (CQI)
  • National Industrial Safety Council of Nigeria (NISCN)
  • Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON)
  • Department of Petroleum Resources
  • St. John Ambulance
  • Nigeria Red Cross Society
  • Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC)
  • Federal Fire Service
  • National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA)
  • National Oil Spill Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA)
  • Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA)
  • National Fire Prevention Project
  • Fire Protection Association
  • Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment
  • Federal Ministry of Health
  • Federal Ministry of Environment
  • Federal Ministry of Transport

 

ADVANTAGE

  • Our instructors are top indigenous and expatriate professionals who have spent large number of years in industry and are therefore able to temper academic theory with practical experience. They are also are acclaimed and renowned with impeccable record and experience spanning several years in Fire Safety industry.
  • With our multi-media training laboratory and our training facilities, we are ever ready to offer you training programs of the highest possible standards and which meet internationally recognized level of performance.
  • Our success story has made us an exceptional Training Center in Nigeria.  
  • Whether you are highly experienced or just taking up a new career in Fire Safety, you can take advantage of our comprehensive tutorial and excellent instructorship which put you at good standing for success in exams.
  • Only well-tutored and prepared delegates succeed in exams.

 
DATE, FEES AND REGISTRATION

The registration fee per person is N65,000 for Individuals N75,000 for  companies. To register, click appropriately as required. A hard copy of the form is available in our office and can also be mailed to you. Once we receive your registration form and payment, you will immediately receive an acknowledgment including an e-receipt and other details about the training including the training materials.

HIGHLY DEMANDED
QUALITY, HEALTH, SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENT PROGRAM
ADVANCED FIRE FIGHTING AND FIRE EMERGENCY RESPONSE

COST PER PER PERSON- INDIVIDUAL:N65,000 COMPANIES: N75,000

TRAINING DATES ARE AVAILABLE, PROVIDED OR ARRANGED ONLY ON DEMEND

PLEASE CALL: 0703-0162747, 0817-037 6332 or 0817-037 6331 TO BOOK OR CONFIRM DATE

YOU NEED TO FILL AND SUBMIT THE REGISTRATION FORM AND REGISTRATION CLOSES 14 DAYS BEFORE COURSE COMMENCEMENT