Fire Warden Training Course

Employers and those in control of any work activity that may be at risk of a fire, must make sure work is properly planned, supervised and carried out by competent people within the workplace. They have a responsibility to make sure that fire safety measures and evacuation procedures have been put in place.

Fire Warden responsibilities

Fire wardens have a duty after training to make sure any person onsite in the event of a fire, to assist in the safe evacuation of workers within the workplace, they must make sure that all designated areas are cleared and that safe route of exit is clear from any obstructions.
The fire warden must if possible close the doors and help to assist the fire within reason so far as reasonably practicable, they must be trained on current laws and the use of fire extinguishers.

Course aims and objectives

On completion of this fire warden training course, candidates should be able to demonstrate understanding of the content through the application of knowledge to familiar and unfamiliar situations. In particular they should be able to:
  • Outline the moral, legal duties of a fire safety warden
  • Outline the methods and systems available to give early warning in case of fire, both for life safety and property protection
  • Course content
    • The causes and effects of workplace fires
    • Fire safety standards
    • The measures to be put in place to protect people and property
    • The role of the fire warden
    • What causes a fire to spread
    • Protecting workers within the workplace
    • Hazards and risks associated with fire safety
    • Methods of audit and record keeping
    This training course which has been developed by Apple Group Training is a very comprehensive course designed to provide delegates with appropriate training and certification with about the fire warden responsibilities.
    Half day
    Certified 3 years through Apple Group, this evidence can be used as continuous professional development within your industry.
    Open courses start from £65.00 per person plus vat.
    Group bookings
    Start from £450.00 per half day course up to 14 candidates, book two half day courses at a day rate of £600.00 , all costs are plus vat.

    Fire Warden referred to Fire Marshal Training Course