Donate My RoSPA
    Basket is empty.
Net Total: £0.00
Fire Warden

Fire Warden

Fire safety is a critical aspect of ensuring the wellbeing of individuals within any establishment. Our Fire Warden course equips participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to identify and control fire risks effectively. This half-day training course is designed for individuals with responsibilities for fire safety, including fire wardens, fire marshals, line managers, supervisors and safety representatives.

What does the Fire Warden course cover?

Delivery Methods:

Face-to-face classroom in-house


Half day


Principles of fire safety: Understanding the fundamental principles of fire safety is crucial. Participants will gain an understanding of the science behind fire and learn about preventive measures


Anatomy of fire and extinguishment: Explore how fires start and methods of extinguishment. This section provides practical insights into handling different types of fires


Fire safety legislation: An overview of relevant legislation, specifically focusing on the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005. Participants will understand their responsibilities and significance around maintaining accurate records


Fire warden duties: A detailed examination of the role and responsibilities of fire wardens. This includes their crucial function in emergency situations and ensuring the safety of occupants.


Fire advice: Learn effective communication strategies to ensure a successful response in the event of a fire.


Upon successfully finishing this course you will be able to:

Increase health and safety awareness:

Participants will develop a heightened awareness of health and safety protocols, enabling them to fulfil their roles as fire wardens more effectively.

Identify and control fire risks:

Acquire the knowledge and skills to identify potential fire risks and implement measures to control and mitigate these risks.

Effective emergency response management:

Acquire the skills to calmly and efficiently lead evacuation procedures, ensuring the safety of all occupants.

Enhanced communication skills in crisis situations:

Master the art of keeping individuals calm and informed, reducing panic and facilitating a smooth evacuation process.

Benefits of the course:


For employers

  • Proactively lower fire risk: By training fire wardens and personnel responsible for safety, employers can proactively reduce the risk of fires within their premises
  • Tailored to individual needs: The training is delivered in line with the policies and procedures of the specific organisation, addressing their unique requirements.

For delegates

  • Enhanced skills: Delegates will be equipped with the skills needed to perform their roles as fire wardens confidently
  • Increased confidence in fire safety: The course instils confidence in handling fire-related situations, making delegates more effective in their responsibilities.



For Employers

  • Fulfils legal obligations: The course ensures that employers meet their legal obligations regarding display screen equipment usage in the workplace
  • Reduced absenteeism: By providing employees with the knowledge and skills to create ergonomic workspaces, the course contributes to a reduction in work-related ill health
  • Cost savings: Implementing the principles learned in the course can result in reduced costs associated with ill health or claims related to incorrect working practices
  • Commitment to health and safety: Investing in the DSE course showcases a commitment to the health and safety of employees

For delegates

  • Understanding DSE regulations: Delegates will acquire the knowledge to identify the key requirements of DSE regulations. This understanding is essential for both compliance and personal wellbeing.
  • Awareness of work-related ill health: The course provides insights into how DSE contributes to work-related ill health
  • DSE assessment skills: Delegates will develop the knowledge and skills required to conduct a DSE assessment, including assessments for portable equipment
  • Posture improvement and wellbeing: Understanding how to improve posture and wellbeing is a key benefit for delegates. The course equips individuals with practical strategies to enhance their comfort and overall health during prolonged screen usage.


This course is tailored to meet your needs if:


 ✓  Fire wardens and fire marshals: Specifically designed for individuals appointed as fire wardens or fire marshals, ensuring they have the necessary knowledge and skills to fulfill their roles effectively

 ✓  Line managers: Equips line managers with an understanding of fire safety principles and legislation, enabling them to integrate safety measures into their managerial responsibilities

 ✓ Supervisors: Empowers supervisors with the ability to identify and address potential fire risks within their areas of supervision.


Why choose the Fire Warden course?


Critical knowledge:
Gain critical knowledge about fire safety principles, legislation and emergency procedures


Practical skills:
Acquire practical skills in using fire extinguishers and managing fire-related situations


Customised training:
The course is tailored to meet the specific needs of the organisation, ensuring relevance and applicability


RoSPA certification:
Successful completion of the course earns participants a RoSPA certificate of training, validating their expertise in fire safety.

Become a confident and effective fire warden, marshal, manager, supervisor or safety representative with our tailored training programme. Secure your spot now and gain the knowledge and skills needed to identify, control and manage fire risks.


Recommended courses

NEBOSH Certificate in Fire Safety

A globally recognised qualification providing the skills and knowledge to conduct fire risk assessments and understand the principles of fire and explosion protection and prevention. 


Contact Us

General Enquiries
+44 (0)121 248 2000
+44 (0)121 248 2001
[email protected]
Contact form