Certificate in Fire Safety and Emergency Management Course

Fire Safety Managers' Association Singapore (FSMAS)
The Certificate in Fire Safety and Emergency Management Course (CFSEM Course) is supported by Civil Defence Academy (CDA).
Particpants who successfully pass the prescribed examination and attend at least 80% of the course will be awarded the Certificate of Achievement.
Please note that :-
Graduate from Certificate in Fire Safety and Emergency Management Course (CFSEM Course) will not be able to take on role as a Fire Safety Manager (FSM).
However, the course is one of the qualifications listed in the Fire Safety Manager Course (FSM Course) entry requirement.
Participants whom complete the CFSEM Course, together with this certificate and any 5 GCE O-levels, can be used to enroll in the FSM Course.
Please click here for the Fire Safety Manager Course entry requirement list (with terms and conditions instilled by Civil Defence Academy).
CFSEM Course is relevant for persons responsible for fire safety, security and / or building maintenance or property maintenance or facilities maintenance.
This course is designed to equip and familarise participants at the completion of the course with
1.     The basic working knowledge on fire science and fire safety engineering.
2.     The various types of fire protection installations and equipment in their premises and their operational control and maintenance.
3.     The means and knowledge to respond to fire alarm activation, fight incipient fire, perform rescue and evacuation.
4.     The basic requirement of fire safety installations and maintenance.
5.     The basic working knowledge to building inspection and testing of fire protection systems in a building.
6.     The role and responsibilities of a Fire Safety Manager.
7.     To understand basic concepts and applicants to incident management.
8.     To have basic knowledge of what are the principal consideration, planning parameters and desired outcome of evacuation planning and emergency response planning.


1.     Fire Science

a.     Heat and Combustion
2.     Fire Safety Engineering
a.     Automatic Fire Alarm Systems and Detectors
b.     Automatic Sprinkler System
c.     Fire Suppression Systems
d.     Mechanical Ventilation & Smoke Control Systems   
e.     Gas Suppression Systems
f.      Prevention of Electrical Fires   
3.     Fire Safety Management
a.     Fire Safety Acts and the Regulations
b.     Role and Responsibilities of a Fire Safety Manager
c.     Emergency Voice Communication System
d.     Fire Command Centre
e.     Formulation of Emergency Response Plan
f.      Building Inspection and Testing
g.     Building Fire Fighting Provision
h.     Concepts in Incident Management
Have completed secondary school education, 'N' Level and / or GCE 'O-Level'
Course Enquiry Please email to course@fsmas.org.sg 
Course Application Closing Date Not Applicable
Course Date No Course Schedule Currently
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1.     The company and individual applicant has read and understand terms and conditions.
2.     The company and individual applicant warrant that information and / or information given are accurate.
3.     Fire Safety Managers' Association Singapore (FSMAS) can disclose to other government agencies any information relating to application.
4.     Full payment of course fee must be made to FSMAS latest by xxxxxx
A soft copy of his or her highest education certificate must be submitted to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  by stipulated payment due date.
Application and seat are only confirmed upon receiving of full paid fee and soft copied education certificate by stipulated payment due. 
5.     FSMAS reserves the right to accept or reject application for whatever reasons.
6.     FSMAS reserves the right to amend any details relating to the course, revise course fee without prior notice or cancel or postpone course.
7.     No deferment or cancellation or fee refund is allowed once application is confirmed and seat is allocated.
8.     All information, materials and services provided by FSMAS during and / or in the course are provided on an "as is" basis.
9.     The course material supplied to the company or individual applicant for the course are for personal reference only. The company and individual applicant is not supposed to otherwise use the material.
10.    Re-sit examination fee is applicable for those who are required to re-sit closed book theory examination.