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Fire Warden Online Training
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Fire Warden Online Training

Fire Warden Training

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This online Fire Warden Training will provide the knowledge required to become a trained Fire Warden or Fire Marshal. Our certified training will help keep your workplace compliant with the Fire Safety Order 2005.

Course Duration: Approx 80 minutes

Fire Warden Training is a vital component in every workplace. Depending on the size of your premises, every workplace must appoint one or more fire wardens to carry out the preventative and protective measures required by the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) order 2005.

Fires can spread within minutes and can have catastrophic effects on people’s lives and on businesses. Besides loss of life, fires can also cause huge economic losses, through damage of property, loss of business, insurance premiums and more.

Some of the negative effects that can originate from fires include:

  • Fatalities
  • Injuries
  • Business continuity
  • Damage to property
  • Damage to the environment 
  • Legal action


Fire Wardens are appointed to carry-out duties in the event of a fire, contact emergency services, assist in evacuations, as well as ensuring there are evacuation procedures, management systems and risk assessments in place to keep your workplace compliant and safe. 

It is generally the employer’s responsibility to ensure their employee’s have adequate training that complies with the rules around fire safety. Failure to appoint a fire warden, could result in enforcement by an inspector or penalties consisting of a fine or up to two years’ imprisonment. 

Under the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 your company is responsible for ensuring that employees are provided with adequate training. It is recommended that additional instruction, training and/or guidance be provided as a supplement to this course. As a fire warden (or fire marshal), you may be required to undertake additional specific training in accordance to your organisation, the roles within it, the tasks performed and the environment in which it operates.

Course Content

Module 1 - Course Aims & Learning OutcomesCase Studies, The effects of a fire, Course aims and learning outcomes
Module 2 - Fire Safety LegislationKey legislation relating to fire safety at work
Module 3 - The Basic Components Of FireThe basic components of fire, The fire triangle
Module 4 - The Stages Of A FireThe different stages of a fire, The spread of fire
Module 5 - Fire ClassificationFire classification, Purpose of fire extinguishers, Different types of fire extinguishers
Module 6 - Fire Risk AssessmentsFire risk assessments, The five steps of a risk assessment, What must be included in a fire risk assessments
Module 7 - Fire Safety ArrangementsFire detection and alarm systems, Emergency escape routes and exits, Assembly points, Emergency lighting, Fire safety signs, Procedures for vulnerable people, Fire drills
Module 8 - Fire PreventionControl of combustible materials, Control of ignition/heat sources, Good housekeeping, Smoking, The role of a fire warden

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Who should take this Fire Warden Online Course?

In a work environment, appropriate fire safety training can help to prevent and reduce the risks of fire incidents occurring. This in-depth fire warden training course will provide all the knowledge and understanding needed to become a fully trained fire warden, including the basic components of fire, the fire triangle, fire classification, types of fire extinguishers, how to conduct fire risk assessments, management systems, fire prevention and how to reduce risks as well as .

Anyone can take this course as no previous knowledge is required. It covers the basics of fire safety and details the specific fire safety responsibilities that should be undertaken as a fire warden. 

This online training course is ideal for appointed persons in any business or industry, including, but not limited to:

  • Managers and Supervisors 
  • Office Managers
  • Administrators and Receptionists 

This course works well with our fire safety awareness course and our fire extinguisher awareness course.

Aims and learning outcomes 

By the end of this course, candidates will have a better understanding of:

  • The risks posed by fire 
  • Fire Prevention
  • Fire Safety legislation including the Fire Safety Order 2005
  • The basic components of fire
  • Common causes of fires in the workplace
  • The stages of fire
  • The spread of fire
  • Prevention of spread
  • Types of fire extinguishers
  • How to conduct fire risk assessments 
  • Fire safety arrangements
  • Key roles and responsibilities of the fire warden/fire marshal

Our online courses

All of our online courses are made of comprehensive learning materials, in-depth content with high quality videos and images to provide you with an engaging, interactive learning experience. 

They can be taken on any device that can access the internet, and all of our courses have a full audio voiceover and are fully online with no time limits.


All our courses are certified by the CPD Certification Service, as conforming to universally accepted Continuing Professional Development (CPD) guidelines. This allows us to be consistent in providing recognised courses of the highest quality.

All of our courses include a quality assured certificate, downloadable and ready to print at your convenience, on completion of the final assessment. We also provide a link that can be forwarded to employers to verify your certification, and provide evidence for compliance and audit.

Certificates do not have an expiry date, however, based on the industry best practice guidelines, the recommended period for renewal of this training is 1 year.


During this online course you may encounter a few brief in-course questions that are designed solely to maximise user engagement and reinforce your learning throughout. These in-course features aren’t marked and, therefore, won’t affect your final assessment score.

Once you have completed the course, you will be asked to answer a selection of multiple choice questions with a pass rate of 100% for the final assessment. Don’t worry if you don’t pass! You will have unlimited attempts to retake the assessment and achieve a 100% pass rate, at no extra cost. Answers are marked automatically, so you will instantly know if you have passed, or whether you have to re-take the test before you can access your certificate. 

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