The Emergency Control Organisation Wardens & First Attack Firefighting Combination program is a great introduction to Fire Safety, theory and practical. The program is designed to equip the ECO members with the knowledge and skills required to effectively perform the duties and safely evacuate the workplace in the event of an emergency, enhancing skills in emergency prevention, preparedness and recovery.
ComSafe will provide training across a range of emergencies such as; personal threat, bomb threat, fire, chemical incidents, medical and many more.
The program is designed to train participants to the highest level, whereby your organisation can then designate specific roles from Chief Warden, including Deputy Chief Warden and Communications Officer, through to Warden, providing them with a comprehensive understanding of your emergency structure and workplace procedures.
The First Attack Firefighting component of this program introduces you to the various types of portable fire fighting equipment commonly found in work environments. Participants are provided with the required knowledge to be able to correctly identify and select the most suitable first attack firefighting equipment typically installed in workplaces. Through theory, Participants will develop understanding of what a fire is, human behaviour, how to respond, how to alert others, how to assess the type and size of the fire, what action to take when reporting an incident as well as technical aspects of fire itself.
The practical aspects of the training include the correct and safe use and operation of a fire extinguisher under simulated live fire conditions and demonstration of a fire blanket.