Fire Warden

Duration: 1 day
Maximum number of students per course: 15
Location: On-site or Aylesbury Training Centre

Course overview:
This course is for staff with a designated responsibility as fire warden or fire marshal, and provides the skills and confidence that will allow them to carry out their duties relating to fire safety and emergency procedures. The number of fire wardens that your organisation requires depends on the building design and use. In addition you should train extra staff to cover for holidays and illness.

Who should attend:
Staff with designated responsibilities in the event of a fire

At the end of the course students will:

  • Be aware of the dangers of fire
  • Understand the nature of fire and how it spreads
  • Be aware of simple fire prevention measures
  • Understand what to do in the event of a fire alarm
  • Be able to distinguish between different types of fire extinguishers
  • Be able to tackle small fires safely and effectively
  • Be equipped to perform their fire safety duties


  • Fire Precautions Act 1971
  • Requirements of the Fire Certificate
  • Fire Precautions (Workplace) Act 1997
  • Basic fire prevention
  • Building fire protection
  • Evacuation procedures
  • Chemistry of combustion
  • Practical ‘first-aid’ firefighting on live fire

All students receive a certificate of attendance

Next course dates:

  • 16th July 2019
  • 17th September 2019
  • 15th October 2019
  • 12th November 2019
  • 10th December 2019
  • 14th January 2020
  • 4th February 2020
  • 3rd March 2020
  • 2nd April 2020

Call us now to book on 01296 717800 or email