Covered in this course

The Fire Warden Training in Care course is broken down into 5 sections.

1) Introduction

In the first section of this course, we take a look at the basics of what a Fire Warden is and what their responsibilities broadly cover. We also introduce some general information about the dangers posed by fire, common fire signage and the potential costs associated with fire damage. And we look at fire detection systems in care settings.

Fire Warden Training in Care. Chapter 1: Image of life support monitor in a care ward

2) Prevention Measures

This chapter covers the importance of performing fire risk assessments, as well as exploring the importance of performing regular and organised fire evacuation drills.  We look at the need for a fire emergency plan and a fire evacuation plan. In this section we also look at people who may be at particular risk, explaining what personal emergency evacuation plans are and who may need them.

Fire Warden Training in Care. Chapter 2: Our fire warden training for care includes a checklist of fire prevention measures

3) Performing an Evacuation

Understanding what is involved in a safe evacuation is crucial for any fire marshal. This section of the training covers human behaviour in the event of an evacuation, and allows the delegate to appreciate the key role of the fire warden in maintaining safety and order in an emergency situation. We look at evacuation equipment and refuges and explain the evacuation strategies appropriate to care settings.

Fire Warden Training in Care. Chapter 3: Animation still showing a group of individuals evacuating a hospital environment

4) Types of Extinguishers

Different types of fires require different extingushers. Here we help you understand which ones are appropriate, as well as lookng at how to operate them..

Fire Warden Training in Care. Chapter 4: A fire warden uses an extinguisher on a fire in the foreground

5) Relevant Legislation

The final section of this course is presenter-led, and explains the relevant UK legislation associated with fire safety. This chapter is followed by and end of course test, which must be completed in order to access the certificate.

Fire Warden Training in Care. Chapter 5: A male presenter speaking to the camera about fire legislation

Fire Warden (Care) Certificate

Each of our courses ends with a multiple choice test to measure your knowledge of the material.

This Fire Warden Training (Care) course concludes with a 20 question multiple choice test with a printable certificate. In addition, brief in-course questionnaires guide the user through the sections of the training and are designed to reinforce learning and ensure maximum user engagement throughout.

As well as printable user certificates, training progress and results are all stored centrally in your LMS (Learning Management System) and can be accessed any time to reprint certificates, check and set pass marks and act as proof of a commitment to ongoing legal compliance.

What does my certificate include?

Your Fire Warden (Care) Certificate includes your name, company name (if applicable), name of course taken, pass percentage, date of completion, expiry date and stamps of approval or accreditations by recognised authorities.

Fire Warden (Care) Certificate

Real user reviews

Based on 31 real user reviews.

4.26 out of 5
very good

This was very clear and easy to watch listen and understand


a very comprehensive module however, it took much longer than the 78 mins suggested to get through the slides alone without the test in addition at the end. ? need more time allocating for this module

easy to follow and clear to understand

No summary provided

Too long

Says it take 78mins to do course (not including the test), actually took nearer to 2hrs to listen to 101 slides, felt it was far too long!

Easy to use and logical

All good but noticed that there were a few "stutters" on play back where at the end of some slides words were not said that was in the transcript also one video slide with the fire officer was out of sync - perhaps it was my internet connection but I average 26.3Mbps.


A very good course. Easy to follow. Clear information.

very informative course

A thoroughly enjoyable course with good balance of videos / information.

very good course. Nothing left out

A very good and informative course that didn't overwhelm with information and stats. The short burst video's made it easy to take information in and remember it. Good use of video and having actual fire wardens/fighters introduce sections made it feel less like online training.

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Legislation relating Fire Wardens in the Care Industry

It's important that you comply with the law and know the ways in which it affects you and the way you work. Take a look at relevant legislation below.

The responsible person (property owner, company director etc) must, where necessary, nominate competent persons to implement those measures and ensure that the number of such persons, their training and the equipment available to them are adequate, taking into account the size of, and the specific hazards involved in, the premises concerned...

The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005, Section 13
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