For Theatres

Theatre Fire Officer

Where this is applicable it is vital that this person has adequate training to undertake these duties as they will often be the first line of defence should there be an incident. This person is often called upon to oversee flame effects on stage and manage elements of an evacuation. This is a very practical course where candidates will learn to use fire extinguishing media in a variety of ways.

Who should attend?

Anyone appointed as a Theatre Fire Officer.

What will they learn?

Candidates will undertake practical exercises in the use of extinguishers and fire blankets in a live fire situation, as well as gaining knowledge on pre and post-performance checks, how to check fire doors, lock up and emergency procedures.

Course content

  • H+S Law (including Rules of Management for Places of Entertainment)
  • Review of fire marshal
  • Duties of Theatre Fire Officer
  • Provision of ‘reasonable’ advice to the responsible person
  • Practical fire-fighting.


All Candidates receive an RB Health and Safety Solutions Theatre Fire Officer Certificate valid for 3 years on successful completion of the course.

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  • Duration: 1 Day
  • Max candidates : 10
  • Price: South East £990.00 / London £990.00 (plus VAT)
  • Assessment: Continuous practical assessment by trainer
  • Accredited by: RB Health and Safety Solutions Ltd

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