Programme Overview:

This training is designed to equip participants with essential skills to operate fire extinguisher, hose reel and to handle fire situation in the workplace.

Programme Outlines:

  • Overview of Singapore Fire Safety Acts and Legislations
  • Understand the characteristics of fire (with video)
  • Understand human behaviour in a fire situation
  • Common fire hazards and fire prevention
  • Understanding workplace’s emergency response plan and evacuation procedures
  • Roles and responsibilities of in-house Company Emergency Response Team (CERT)
  • Practical use of fire-fighting equipment
  • Means of Emergency Communication

Programme Outcomes:

On completion of this programme, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the fire safety legislation & requirements
  • Understand the basic principles of combustion and how fire spreads
  • Understand human behaviour in a fire situation
  • Identify potential fire hazards and execute control measures
  • Understand the roles & responsibilities of CERT,
  • Understand workplace’s emergency response plan, evacuation procedures
  • Operate fire extinguisher and fire hose reel
  • Respond and handle fire situation in a clam manner
  • Be familiar with the use of difference communication means during emergencies

Who should attend?

In-house Company Emergency Response Team (CERT) or personnel assigned as first responder for workplace emergencies.


8 hours

Further information:

Please contact 6818-1818 or