Provide an understanding of fire safety legislation, provide guidance for the planning and coordination of fire safety management for an office based environment. It should outline the principles of fire safety management with a particular focus on the preparation and implementation of practicable occupier fire risk assessments, fire registers and emergency plans. Issues relating to shared premises and role of facilities management must also be addressed.
Note: this is an occupier role only and the attendee is not expected to assess compliance with building regulations etc.
Building Manager/Safety Coordinators /Accommodations Manager as appropriate*
*Note: Reference to the building manager / competent person / accommodation manager is relating to the person appointed as the competent health and safety appointee under section 18 of the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005.
The title of this role will differ from organisation to organisation. Their role is one of local health and safety coordination including fire safety and emergency planning and preparedness for occupants of the building.