Fire Warden & Evacuation Training

Demonstrate knowledge of fire and emergency warden duties in the workplace

At A Glance

Demonstrate knowledge of fire and emergency warden duties in the workplace

Unit Standard 18408

Level 3 | Credits 3

4 hours

At your place or ours

Train Your Workplace Fire Wardens With BMINZ

Under the new Fire and Emergency New Zealand (FENZ) Regulations 2018, building owners must ensure an adequate evacuation procedure is in place.

The training is designed to ensure workplaces are compliant. Department Heads, Section Leaders, Shift Managers and appointed Evacuation Wardens that attend this course gain an appreciation of the risks of fire and their responsibilities.

Trainees will learn about the causes of fire, the action to be taken and correct evacuation procedures.

Courses can be tailored to specific workplace needs.

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Training Compliance As A Fire Warden

Evacuation Warden courses ensure participants can:

  • Understand the difference between an evacuation scheme and an actual evacuation
  • Understand an evacuation warden’s role and responsibilities
  • Understand the purpose of trial evacuations and relate this understanding to their own worksite
  • Carry out a successful evacuation within their own worksite.

The Programme Is At People At Every Level Of An Organisation

Learners develop their fire prevention skills through:

  • Understanding the science of a fire and fire classes
  • Understanding suppression techniques and extinguisher types to match with fire classes
  • Risk assess in the moment to minimise harm to people and property
  • Select the correct extinguisher for the fire class and its size
  • Develop a process for safely evacuating a workplace and engaging with emergency services

Optional Fire Extinguisher Training

Use leading edge Virtual Reality technology to experience a high-pressure fire situation without the danger or damage.

Training includes the use of our specialist VR system, allowing your team to evaluate, assess, and extinguish fires without the fire risk.

Entry Criteria

To be eligible to enrol in this programme you must meet the following entry criteria:

  • Be aged over 16 years old.
  • Be a New Zealand or Australian Citizen or Resident, or hold a current and valid Working Visa.