Who needs to attend CERT Training?
On 1st Sept 2013 the Fire Safety Act was amended to include all premises with Fire Safety Managers must set up a Company Emergency Response Team(CERT).
Training Requirement for CERT Members. Site Incident Controller and Response Team Members
WSQ Respond to Fire Incident in Workplace (1 day) [For tier 3 premises] RFIW
Public and Industrial premises that meet any of the following criteria are required to have an FSM and a CERT:
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|Course Title||Respond to Fire Incident in Workplace|
|Course Reference Number||CRS-Q-0027906-PI|
|Course Training Duration (hours)||8.5|
|Course Fees(before GST and any applicable funding)||$200|
|Funding Validity Period||01 Jan 2019 to 07 Feb 2022|
|Mode of Training (e.g. classroom, blended, e-learning, etc.)||
(Face to Face, onsite at 24 Woodlands Loop)
Interpret emergency response legislation and guidelines
Identify fire hazard scenarios and conduct situation assessment
Demonstrate use of fire protection systems in the workplaces
Respond to fire incidents using various extinguishing mediums
Handover incident and provide operational assistance to the appropriate body
Staff,Supervisors and Managers assigned to be the SIC (Site Incident Controller) or Emergency Response Team member for their facility
(Tier 3, facilities listed in the CERT requirements by SCDF)
Prior Knowledge Required: No prior knowledge required
Practical Training Location: 24, Woodlands Loop, S738285
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The owner or occupier of the premises can be found guilty of an offence and is liable for a fine not exceeding $10,000 or imprisonment not exceeding 6 months or BOTH.
NATIONAL CERT STANDARD