Emergency and Evacuation Plan

The aim of the course is to train participants on how to plan and manage emergencies. It covers the roles and responsibilities of all parties involved in the evacuation process, during an emergency. This course also presents current and emerging evacuation planning tools, methodologies, and trends. It also offers insights into special considerations that evacuation planning stakeholders should take into account when designing, reviewing, or contributing to evacuation planning efforts. Because emergency situations are unplanned and unannounced, this course is a necessity.

Who Should Register for this Course?

Anyone tasked with the responsibility of managing emergencies: managers, supervisors, fire wardens, firefighters, HSE professionals, public works and public school planners, transportation planners / transportation management center staff, local public and private emergency management stakeholders, etc.

Course Content

  • Introduction

  • What is an emergency?

  • Types of Emergencies

  • How to Protect Employees and Businesses

  • What is an Emergency Action Plan?

  • What an Emergency Action Plan Should Include

  • How to Alert Employees

  • How to Develop an Evacuation Policy and Procedures

  • When to call for Evacuation

  • The Roles of Coordinators and Evacuation Wardens During an Emergency

  • How to Establish Evacuation Routes and Exits

  • How to Account for Employees after an Evacuation

  • How to Plan Rescue Operations

  • Medical Assistance to Provide During an Emergency

  • Employees Responsibility During Emergency Action Plans

  • Emergency Plan Information

  • Training

  • Employee Training Frequency

  • Hazardous Substances Information

  • Emergencies Special Equipment

  • Who Should you Coordinate with when Drafting your Emergency Action Plan?

  • Practical

Course Duration

One day, which also includes a tea break and lunch.


On successful completion of this course participants will be awarded a certificate of attendance.

Course Fee

₦20,000 (Twenty thousand naira), which covers course, practical, training materials and certification.