Evacuations & Emergency Drills

Conduct Evacuations & Emergency Drills

Overview and Objectives

One of the most devastating losses to an organisation is the loss of human life. An emergency evacuation plan can make life-or-death differences for your staff, visitors, vendors and programme participants. It could also mean life and death for your mission.

Training & Evaluation

Training on a 50% theoretical and 50% practical basis.

Course Outline

This course consists of 13 modules
Module 1Purpose of an emergency plan – dealing with SHE emergencies
Module 2Evacuation procedures – the Need to Know
Module 3Preplanning
Module 4The emergency scene
Module 5Zone sweep
Module 6Types of emergencies
Module 7Specific emergencies and responses
Module 8Communication channels
Module 9General evacuation and duties
Module 10Emergency response personnel
Module 11Authorities and responsibilities

  • The person discovering the incident

  • Emergency Controller

  • Zone Marshall

  • Deputies

Module 12The Evacuation
Module 13Emergency Drill – Role Play Exercise


Who should attend?

All Staff.

Course Prerequisite



1 Day


R905,00 (excl. VAT)


  • Comprehensive Manual
  • Lunch & Refreshments
  • Certificate (recognised by the Department of Labour) on successful completion of the course
    Note: Certificate is valid for a period of 3 years from date of issue
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OHS Evacuations & Emergency Drills

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