Fire Safety Adviser (FSA) re-certification course will refresh participants with the required skills to continue in their role as a Fire Safety Adviser. Re-certification training is required to be undertaken by all FSA’s every 3 years. If the date of the initial FSA course is outside 3 years, then a full FSA course is required.
This course is designed to re-certify a Fire Safety Adviser in Queensland as required by the Queensland Building Fire Safety Regulation 2008. This refresher training reassesses the eight units of competency within the original course to ensure that an FSA is abreast of current legislation changes and is able to:-
There are no entry requirements for this unit stipulated in the Training Packages however any participant must be over eighteen(18) years of age and have the ability to:
No student will be permitted to undertake the course if they are under the influence of alcohol, an illegal/illicit substance, or impaired by a prescribed medication and other impairments such as fatigue, mental health issue, or stress.
Skills must be demonstrated working individually in an environment that provides realistic in-depth, industry-validated scenarios and simulations to assess candidates’ skills and knowledge. Simulated assessment environments will include simulated real-life working environments where these skills and knowledge would be performed, with all the relevant equipment and resources of that working environment.
Webinar face-to-face learning will be performed via the internet using Zoom software. The Training Course will be led by an experienced trainer encompassing the same principles as a face-to-face delivery with any required role-play video-based practical assessments recorded in real-time. The course will be delivered using a blended delivery approach and will consist of:
As part of the Self-directed learning before attending the Fire Safety Advisor Course, a learner will receive instructions with relevant pre-course reading at least 7 days prior to delivery of the course.
We will provide all necessary equipment and materials to undertake this unit of competency. These will be packed and posted to you along with the required course material. As this is a webinar course, you will require access to a computer/laptop with good internet access, a webcam, and a microphone. If you require a Webcam, let a team member know beforehand so a loan unit can be arranged for you.
The following equipment will be provided:-
The Fire Safety Adviser is a requirement in all High Occupancy Buildings in QLD as defined in the Queensland Building Fire Safety Regulations 2008. A Fire Safety Adviser is a person who holds an approved building fire safety qualification, issued within the last three years.
The Fire Safety Adviser refresher accreditation is valid for a period of 3 years after which a refresher training similar to this is required.