Certificate in Fire Safety & Emergency Management Course


Fire Safety Managers' Association Singapore


Civil Defence Academy


  • A participant must attain at least 80% of physical attendance to be eligible to take the prescibed examination at the end of the course.
  • Participant who passes the prescibed examination will be awarded a Certificate of Achievement issued by Fire Safety Managers' Association Singapore and supported by Civil Defence Academy.


This course is designed to equip and familarise participants at the completion of the course  with:

  • The basic working knowledge on fire science and fire safety engineering.
  • The various types of fire protection installations and equipment in their premises and their operational control and maintenance.
  • The means and knowledge to respond to fire alarm activation, fight incipient fire, perform rescue and evacuation
  • The basic requirement of fire safety installations and maintenance.
  • The basic working knowledge to building inspection and testing of fire protection systems in a building.
  • The role and responsibilities of a Fire Safety Manager.
  • To understand basic concepts and applicants to incident management.
  • To have basic knowledge of what are the principal consideration, planning parameters and desired outcome of evacuation planning and emergency response planning.


  • Fire Science
    • heat and combustion
    • electricity
  • Fire Safety Engineering
    • automatic fire alarm systems and detectors
    • fire suppression systems
    • automatic sprinkler systems
    • mechanical ventilation and smoke control system
  • Fire Safety Management
    • Fire Safety Acts and the Regulations
    • role and responsibility of a Fire Safety Manager
    • emergency voice communication system
    • fire command centre
    • fire safety committee
    • building inspection and testing
  • Building Fire Fighting Provision
  • Concepts in Incident Management


Participants are required to meet the following minimum eligibility requirements:

  • Personnel responsible for fire safety, security, building / property / facilities maintenance
  • Completed Secondary 4 Education or “O” Level or “N” Level or NTC 3


Please be informed that

1)   the Certificate in Fire Safety and Emergency Management Course is NOT designed to train participants to enable them to undertake the role of a Fire Safety Manager after graduation.

2)   participant who graduated from the Certificate in Fire Safety and Emergency Management Course and has GCE “O-Level” passes in at least any five (5) subjects, may register for the Fire Safety Manager Course conducted by Civil Defence Academy subject to approval by the academy.



Course Date : No schedules
Frequency :  To be advised
Time :  To be advised
Duration :  To be advised
Venue :
 To be advised
Closing Date :  To be advised
Course Fees : S$780.00 Nett (Not GST Registered)
Fee is inclusive of course material and examination fee
Please Kindly Note: No Refund of paid course fee for withdrawal.

Replacement of registered course participant is allowed for current batch only and written request is to be made 2 weeks before course commencement date

The Organizer reserves the right to make any changes to the course / postpone / cancel the program due to unforeseen circumstances.


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