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Fire Risk Management System: PAS7 2013

Key Areas  
Course Content
Learning Outcomes
Who Should Attend
Course Timings
Course Fees
Upcoming Courses

Key Areas  

  • Fire safety legislation
  • Governance of organisational fire hazard and risk
  • Organisational policy and objectives
  • Scope and content of a fire risk management strategy
  • Auditing fire risk management systems

Course Content

PAS 7 can be adopted by any organization wanting to implement a formal procedure to reduce the risks to life (of employees, customers and the general public), property, assets and the environment that are associated with fire in the working environment.  PAS 7 presents requirements for an organizational fire risk management system (FRMS). The system can be applied in organizations that operate on multiple sites, separate management divisions within an organization, or individual premises within a single entity.

Session 1:

  • Analysis of the fire problem
  • The impact of legal and regulatory requirements
  • Context of the organisation and leadership
  • Scope of the fire risk management system

Session 2:

  • Fire policy
  • Fire safety objectives and how to achieve them
  • Fire risk management strategy
  • System documentation

Session 3:

  • Resources and authority, competence, awareness, communication
  • Control of work on-site
  • Maintenance and testing
  • Fire risk assessment programmes
  • Incident response and emergency planning

Session 4:

  • Monitoring, measurement, analysis and evaluation 
  • Internal audit
  • Management review
  • Corrective action
  • Improvement

Learning Outcomes  

  • Understand legislative requirements for effective planning, organisation, control, monitoring and review of preventative and protective measures.
  • Demonstrate a basic understanding of the core components of a fire risk management system
  • An awareness of the scope and content of a fire risk management strategy
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the principles of auditing management systems
  • Apply existing knowledge of organisational context to fire risk management principles

Who Should Attend 

This course is designed for delegates with at least a basis understanding of the principles of fire safety.  It is suitable as an introduction to fire risk management systems, an insight for employers, housing managers, estates surveyors, facilities managers, building owners, or fire or health and safety managers as to what a formalised fire risk management system consists of and the basic principles of auditing.

Course Timings  

Registration will be at 09.30
Course will start at 10.00 and finish at 17.00

Coures Fees  

Members Rate: £336 (£280 ex VAT)

Standard Rate: £372 (£310 ex VAT)

Upcoming Courses

22nd November 2018 | London - Fire Risk Management System: PAS 7 2013 - A1684

In-house training at your site

Training multiple staff at once is the most cost effective way to develop staff for organisations. All our courses can be delivered at your site (min 6 staff) at discounted rates. These In-House courses are only available in the UK and Europe. For an In-house quote please email; 
Name of course, approximate number of staff and your site address 

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