Fire Warden

Online Fire Warden

A Fire Warden or Fire Marshall has specific duties to perform to ensure that an establishment can cope and ensure, to the best of their ability, that if a fire happens everyone can leave that establishment safely and as quickly as possible.

Do you know the what the role of a Fire Warden consists of? Do you know checks that the Fire Warden has to perform on a regular basis? Or the protocol to take during a real fire? This course is aimed at people in an organisation who may be Fire Wardens in their establishment on how to perform their duties correctly.

What does the course cover?

  • The role of the Fire Warden and why the role is important to work safety.
  • What is required of the Fire Warden and how to carry this out.
  • The causes of workplace fires and what actions can be taken to prevent them
  • How to evacuate their workforce – Fire Drills and Roll Call.

Training Outcomes

  • Understanding of the key legislation involving fire safety
  • The legal requirement for workplace safety.
  • Raises awareness of the importance of a Fire Warden’s role and the positive effect they have during a fire alarm
  • Ensure fire risks in the workplace are identified and reduced.


  • Introduction to Fire Wardens.
  • What is the Role of a Fire Warden or Fire Marshall?
  • Weekly Checks.

Test & Certification

At the end of the course you will be given a test of 20 multiple choice questions. The required pass rate is 85%. You will be able to download and print (if required) a digital certificate on completion of the course. Main course certificates last 3 years. (Refresher courses are available and recommended every 12 months).


Main Course: Approximately 30 minutes (excluding time taken for the final exams). Refresher Course: Approximately 25 minutes (excluding time taken for the final exams).