Duties of a fire marshal and evacuation plan

Important Duties Of A Workplace Fire Marshal

As a workplace fire marshal you hold one of the most responsible jobs within your workplace as it is your responsibility to ensure that all employees are kept safe by keeping up to date with your fire training and prevention procedures.

Fire marshals within the workplace are there to help evacuate the building in the event of a fire, but also they are required to ensure that the building is safe by continuously monitoring the building for hazards, and some of their duties are listed below:

Some Fire Marshal Duties Listed Below

  • Check emergency exits: Ensure all fire exits are kept clear at all times
  • Fire Extinguishers: Have they been checked and in service date
  • Fire Doors: Ensure all fire doors are kept closed and in good working order
  • Emergency lighting: Check all emergency lighting to ensure it is in good working order
  • Fire safety signs: Ensure correct signs are easily viewable by company staff
  • Fire alarm: Test this on a regular basis and hold regular fire drills

The above are just a small indication of the duties of a workplace fire marshal are are a requirement to keep all employees and also the business safe.

To help you stay compliant with you workplace fire marshal training requirements we offer an online fire marshal training programme, which is approved by RoSPA and also CPD certified.

Fire Marshal training course online, click here to register and start your RoSPA approved fire training programme, compliant video based fire programme for the workplaceOnce you have completed the simple registration process by clicking the “Begin Training” button on the left you will be able to start your training at once from within your own secure training area.

On successful completion of the course you will be able to print your fire marshal certificate.

Training is conducted using video based instruction and each fire training video can be paused or rewound to gain a better understanding of the course content and structure.

For additional information regarding the online fire marshal training that we offer follow this link to our Fire Marshal page.

Online Health & Safety Training Courses

We offer many additional online health and safety training courses through our health & safety training website, some of our popular courses are listed below. Click the picture below to be taken to the course registration page, or click the text link to be taken to the course page for additional information.

If you would like any additional information regarding any of the fire marshal, or online health & safety training we have available please contact us through our contact us page.