Chief Fire Warden



Successful participants will receive a statement of attainment for Chief Warden training which is nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications framework.

  • PUAWER006B - Lead an Emergency Control Organisation
Course Overview

Our Chief Warden training course takes a fire warden to the next level and participants will cover the competency required to make decisions about people's safety during a workplace emergency, and to give instructions on the priority order for responding to the emergency incident area.

This unit will cover the broad range of emergencies and workplaces as considered in Australian Standard 3745-2010.

This unit places responsibility on individual employees who are delegated responsibility as part of an emergency control organisation to lead in the preparation of workplace emergency procedures; command, control and coordinate workplace emergency procedures and response; and conclude the incident.

People who undertake this work may act as the primary liaison with emergency services after their arrival.

The knowledge and skills gained through the successful completion of this course may be applied by employees across all industries.

Course Outline
  • Chief Fire Warden Legislative and Regulatory requirements
  • Prepare for Workplace Emergencies
  • Emergency Planning Committee and Emergency Control Organisation
  • Fire Warden Identification & Structure
  • Command, control and coordinate aspects of workplace emergency procedures
  • Control the response to emergency reports, signals and warnings
  • Safety Procedures at Fires and Bomb Threat Procedures
  • Duties & Responsibilities of Chief Fire Wardens
  • Briefing the Emergency Services
  • Human Behaviour
  • Coordinate reports and results of initial emergency response
  • Post evacuation management and conclusion of incident
Course Duration

4 Hours

  • POA
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Participant Requirements
  • Transport
  • Comfortable, appropriate clothing and enclosed footwear
  • Lunch and refreshments