Fire Safety Officer NSW


Fire Safety Officer: This course is a compilation of 6 units of competency taken from the Public Safety Training Package to meet the requirements of NSW Health, for people to perform the role of Fire Safety Officer (FSO)


Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be awarded with the following: Fire Safety Officer Certificate:

  • PUAFER001 – Identify, prevent and report potential facility emergency situations
  • PUAFER002 – Ensure facility emergency prevention procedures, systems and processes are implemented
  • PUAFER004 – Respond to facility emergencies
  • PUAFER005 – Operate as part of an emergency control organisation
  • PUAFER006 – Lead an emergency control organisation
  • PUAFER008 – Confine small emergencies in facilities


Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to consider the following job roles:

  • Fire Safety Officer

This course is appropriate for NSW Health Staff and employees


Enclosed footwear, suitable attire, bring with them a pen/pencil


Duration: 3 days Time: 8.30am to 4.30pm Fire Safety Officer is open to the public and can be delivered on our site or yours upon request. Learners will receive training in both theory and practical activities. Morning/afternoon tea and lunch is provided when delivered at TTA


RPL is not offered


If you require special assistance, including language literacy, and numeracy please notify us and support services can be arranged. Students that require any special dietary requirements should contact the Academy prior to commencement of course so alternative arrangements can be made. A Student Handbook is available from this website and our office which provides students with training guidelines.  All students have the right to lodge an appeal or complaint in regard to the outcome of this unit. For further information please request a copy of our appeals & complaints procedure via administration. For further information visit our website at: