Fire Officer/Incident Controller


This 1-day course is designed to give those with fire officer/incident controller responsibility a sound footing in the process and procedures required.

We introduce delegates to the relevant legal framework and current HSE recommended best practice, as well as dealing with in-house company procedures.

Who Should Attend?

This fire course is aimed at anyone with responsibility for fire safety and is an active fire officer/incident controller.

The course will also be of benefit to managers who may be nominated as deputies or alternates.

Course Content

  • The legal requirements such as the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order
  • Fire chemistry and behaviour
  • The development and implementation of a fire risk assessment
  • Developing emergency fire evacuation plans and personal emergency evacuation plans
  • Incident management and control
  • Control of the evacuation process, including "vulnerable persons"
  • Liaison with external services
  • Current HSE/IFE best practice

Course Material

Each delegate will be issued with a workbook to assist them both during and after the course, which will contain information, guidance and forms to assist fire officers.

The Fire Officer/Incident Controller course is designed to be interactive, allowing delegates the opportunity to develop their skills with the support of the course tutor.

Course Tutor

Our health and safety consultants are qualified and experienced professionals with an appropriate background in fire safety and risk management.

All consultants are experienced in delivering engaging health and safety training, and hold professional membership of the chartered Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH).

Course Duration

This course is delivered over one day.


Delegates will be awarded a certificate of attendance upon successful completion of the course.

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This course is primarily delivered in-house at your premises. The course content can be tailored to your specific requirements, taking into account the specific dangers and working practices of your particular company and industry. It can also be combined with one or more other courses to create a truly bespoke training programme for your employees.

For more information please call 0115 984 9940 or send us an online contact form with a description of your training requirements by clicking the button below.

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