Courses >> Fire Awareness (level 1) warden / marshal (level 2)

The person responsible for the day to day running of premises is legally obliged to nominate competent persons to take charge in a fire emergency (Fire wardens / Marshals). Delegates will learn about fire, the way in which fire spreads and the way to fight fire.

Course content

  • Legislation
  • Fire procedures
  • Fire extinguishers theory
  • Principles of combustion
  • Arson and fire prevention
  • Fire prevention practical walk-about
  • Role of the fire warden
  • Evacuation procedures
  • Fire spread (Level 2)
  • Fire drills / evacuation (Level 2)
  • Live practical fire training (Level 2)
  • FSRA – Basic fire safety risk assessment (Level 2)


Experience required

No prior knowledge of topic required

Course duration

Level 1 (3 – 4 hrs)
Level 2 (4 – 5 hrs)

Number of delegates

1 – 10
1 – 10


In-house, Qualsafe available

Facilities / requirement

A training room suitable for the number of delegates will be required and facilities to set up or use a projector. 10 metre clear outdoor space for setting up the live fire training equipment (Level 2)


On-site and training centre

Certification renewal

Guidance from the company’s risk assessments and internal policies

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