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Fire Safety in Healthcare Services

  • 5 CPD Hours Apex Building, Blackthorn Road Sandyford Business District D18 (map)

Fire safety is one of the most high pressure and significant components of healthcare facility management. The reality is that there is no room for error. This one-day training course will review the latest developments in healthcare fire safety management. This includes information on Technical Guidance Part B Update, how to manage evacuation situations, as well as key legislation impacting on fire safety in healthcare services. The course content is aimed specifically at those with responsibility for fire safety in all healthcare buildings, including hospitals, nursing homes, primary care centres, rehabilitation clinics and day care centres.

This unique CPD training course will address key concerns and challenges for those responsible for fire safety in healthcare services, and will provide practical insights on the formulation of a fire policy in your healthcare facility, specific guidance on fire prevention, legalities regarding Part B and the Irish Fire Code, healthcare evacuation strategies and more.

This is a must-attend for anyone responsible for fire safety within their healthcare facility. Attendees will receive a highly practical one-day training course, delivered by an industry expert with over 40 years’ experience, there will be an interactive Q & A session with other professionals working in the health industry, as well as a full course pack to refer back to, and 5 Structured CPD Hours (if applicable).

Course Content

  • Principles of Fire Survival for Healthcare occupancies

  • Part B Update

  • The Irish Fire Code in respect to Healthcare premises

  • Formulation of Healthcare Fire Policy and Fire Strategy

  • Healthcare Evacuation Strategies incorporating both General, Maternity, Geriatric with a special emphasis on the requirements for the Neo-Natal and Bariatric Patient clinical environments

  • Lift fire safety considerations and the use of designated Patient Bed evacuation lifts

  • HTM Fire specific code

  • Specific guidance and fire prevention advise in respect of Healthcare Kitchen facilities, electrical facilities, medical gases in particular oxygen, permit to work systems in particular hot work activities

  • Q&A Session

Who Should Attend?

This course will be of huge benefit to designated healthcare fire safety personnel including, healthcare estates managers, health & safety managers, regulators, design and build professionals, Fire Engineers, Researchers, Fire Consultants, Product Manufacturers, Distributors, Local authorities, Fire Station Chiefs, senior management and Planning Executives to name just a few.


On completion of this training course, you will receive your Continual Professional Development (CPD) Certificate containing 5 Structured CPD Hours, as well as your CMG MasterClass Certificate. Please note certificates are issued only at the close of the training course to participants who complete the full day course.


The cost to attend this course is €425 (Early-bird Rate) and the normal rate is €495. The price includes full course documentation and light refreshments, including freshly made sandwiches, fresh fruit and snacks, filtered coffee and a range of teas and fresh juices for those who require a light in house lunch. Alternatively, you can avail of the local food stores and coffee shops opposite the training centre for hot food or alternative lunch options.

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