Covered in this Course

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

1) Background

This section covers the basics - including fire spread, the dangers of smoke, the causes and costs of fires on construction sites, how to reduce the risks of fire and understanding the meaning of different types of signs and where they should be placed.

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2) Fire Prevention

This section explains the role of the Fire Warden and the importance of a safe working environment, including the need for a fire emergency plan and fire evacuation plan. It explains what a fire risk assessment is and what it means to the Fire Warden. It looks at people who may be at particular risk, explaining what personal emergency evacuation plans are and who may need them. It includes a checklist for the Fire Warden. 

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3) Fire Evacuation

This section looks at how people react in fire-related situations – demonstrating how critical the role of a Fire Warden is. It explains the importance of fire drills and covers the emergency procedure, including raising the alarm and calling the fire service. It explains a Fire Warden’s duties during an evacuation.

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4) Fire Extinguishers and Classes

This section looks at and explains the different classes of fire, the different types of fire extinguisher and how to operate them – including which extinguishers to use on each class of fire.

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5) Legislation Overview

This presenter-led section of the Fire Warden course explains the legislation in a straightforward way. It’s simple to understand and concentrates on the relevant part of the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005.

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Fire Warden (Construction) Certificate

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

This Fire Warden Training (Construction) 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 (Construction) Certificate includes your name, company name (if applicable), name of course taken, pass percentage, date of completion, expiry date and all relevant approvals.

Fire Warden (Construction) Certificate

Real User Reviews

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Based on 46 real user reviews.

4.28 out of 5
Plain English, good videos, great course

No summary provided

5/5
Clear and easy to follow course

Good, clear instruction with a variety of teaching methods employed. Easy to follow, with the option to pause and resume as convenient. Would definitely use this provider again.

5/5
It's user friendly

The fire warden course is an excellent training course for workers who are part of the emergency response team of the company.

5/5
Very informative

Highlights aspects of fire awareness which can be easily be overlooked plus jogs items which my be forgotten

5/5
Easy to follow program

No summary provided

4/5
good course

nice to be able to sit down and take the time to read thru the questions and go back and forth

5/5
Took too long buffering.

Course took too long buffering all videos, kept stopping and jumping. Not ideal when training.

2/5
good course

very informative good course

3/5
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Legislation relating to Fire Wardens in Construction

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 Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005

It is a legal requirement that your establishment appoints a Fire Warden (or 'Fire Marshal'). The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 clearly states that a competent person with the appropriate skills, knowledge and training should be present and capable of following the correct emergency procedures should they become necessary.

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