TasFire Training Chief Warden Training Course


This course is designed for people who are assigned the responsibility as the Chief Warden (and their deputies) in their workplace. The course is structured in accordance with Australian Standards: Planning for emergencies in facilities (AS 3745), Planning for Emergencies – Health Care Facilities (AS 4083) and the General Fire Regulations (where applicable).

Participants are exposed to relevant information for their role as a Chief Warden. This information supports the implementation of emergency procedures, staff training requirements and the roles and responsibilities of the Chief Warden in the event of an emergency that may warrant an evacuation. Successful participants will receive a Statement of Completion accredited by the Tasmania Fire Service.

The TasFire Training Code of Practice can be found on our website by clicking HERE

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The Chief Warden’s role and responsibilities
The acts and regulations relating to the Emergency Control Organisation
The management of the evacuation
Responding to different emergencies
Liaising with emergency services
Strategies in emergency prevention management
Communication systems
Recovery planning


There are no pre-requisites for undertaking this course. However it is recommended that participants have either previously undertaken warden training or possess a strong understanding of the role of a warden in the workplace.


The course duration is one day and the fee is $410 (GST inclusive) per participant.


You can find Chief Warden course dates on our website CLICK HERE or alternatively please contact our regional consultants for scheduled course dates


This course is conducted at 339 Hobart Rd Youngtown (near Launceston); we also conduct courses in Burnie and Hobart. Alternatively by arrangement courses can be conducted in your workplace where appropriate facilities can be provided.


Group bookings and training courses can be tailored for your organisation. Please contact our regional Senior Consultants for more information and pricing.

Jump Months

july, 2020

9jul9:00 am- 4:00 pmChief Warden Course – North Region
29jul9:00 am- 4:00 pmChief Warden Course – North Region


We are currently planning our return to training as we enter the stage 3 recovery phase in line with current advice and reasonable community expectations. Tasmania Fire Service facilities will meet the Worksafe WHS standards including;

In addition, we require all course participants who are feeling unwell to not attend the scheduled course and we will be asking that participants declare that as far as possible that they are of good health. Our standard cancellation policy will be relaxed during this period in the interests of maintaining health and safety to cater for any participant health concerns.

We will contact all clients who have been subject to COVID19 cancellations to offer a course place. Our course schedule is now online, and we are taking bookings for those dates via the website or through direct contact.

Thank you for your patience during this time.

Justin Young

Manager, TasFire Training