Fire Warden Public Training

This very popular course gives participants the skills and knowledge required to carry out their fire warden duties in a safe and effective manner.

Upcoming Course Venues and Dates

Cork 22nd August

Cork 14th November

Dublin To Be Confirmed

Duration: 1 Day
Participants: Up to 12 participants
Assessment: Multiple Choice Questionnaire at the end of the course
Accreditation: CMSE Certification


Course Objectives

The course enables staff with an enhanced fire safety role to meet the training requirements detailed in the current workplace fire safety legislation. In particular, they will learn how to:
  • Identify possible fire hazards in the workplace
  • Assist in the fire risk assessment process
  • Understand how fires can occur and how fire and smoke can spread
  • Identify the correct type of fire equipment for the class of fire
  • Identify if your premises are equipped with appropriate fire alarms, detectors, emergency lighting and fire fighting equipment
  • Ensure fire equipment is inspected and maintained as frequently as necessary
  • Advise staff on measures to reduce the risk of fire occuring and on action to take in the event of an emergency

Target Audience

Any managers, supervisors, or employees with responsibility for fire safety within your organisation. It is also suitable for persons wishing to enhance their CVs for future job opportunities.
Course Contents
  • Legislation module
  • Theory of fire and smoke behaviour
  • Identify possible fire hazards in the workplace
  • Fire prevention
  • Human behaviour and fire fighting - theory and practical
  • Role and responsibilities of fire wardens
  • Fire evacuation procedures (site specific)
  • Fire safety in the home
  • Practical exercises
  • Course debrief
  • Accreditation


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FÁS Funding may be available for Training Courses where applicable.

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