Training Courses & Programmes

CERT Training - WSQ Respond to Fire Emergency in Buildings - 2 Days                              - 20 CPD Points awarded -


To prepare CERT members with the knowledge and application skills to function as a member of an emergency response team in order to implement the emergency response skills during an emergency incident in buildings.


  • Legislations & regulations of fire safety and protection
  • Overview of Company Emergency Response Team (CERT)
  • Types of premises are affected and will be required to form CERT
  • Causes of fire and potential fire hazard scenarios and Injury
  • Different type of fire safety and protection systems
  • Categories and purpose of Breathing Apparatus
  • Components of Breathing Apparatus and usage of Breathing Apparatus
  • Factors influencing consumption rate of Breathing Apparatus
  • Breathing Apparatus components guidelines and entrapment procedures
  • High rise fighting problems and fire fighting operations
  • Fire safety common first aid equipment and Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
  • Rescue and evacuation techniques
  • Fire fighting equipment
  • Protocols of handing over incidents

Who Should Attend

CERT, Fire Safety Officers and staff who are the first to respond to fire emergencies in the Buildings.

Be Advised

Participant is required to fill-up a Self-Assessment Checklist and Fitness Declaration Form (see Form A below), if he/she intends to attend the 2-day or 3-day CERT course.  This form must be submitted to COSEM 2 weeks before the course commencement date.

WDA Funded

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Please download the forms below:

Form A - Self Assessment Checklist & Fitness Declaration

Form B - Information for Doctors

Form C - Certificate of Fitness

Course Details

Venue COSEM Training Centre 37 Gul Avenue Singapore 629677
Duration 2 Day
Dates Weekly
Capacity 20 participants per class
Min No. Required 15 participants per class
Fee (Inc. 7% GST) S$535.00 per participant

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