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Fire Marshal / Fire Warden

What our learners say….

Brilliant course, far more aware of the dangers of fire.

All aspects interesting and useful. Excellent presentation and knowledge.

About the course

Picture of a fire in an office corridor Fire marshals, sometimes referred to as fire wardens are individuals (usually employees) who have been trained to assist in fire evacuation procedures in business premises and other organisations.

This course is specifically for individuals designated as fire marshals or fire wardens. This three hour programme is designed around your fire routines and incorporates the principles of combustion, basic fire prevention, use of extinguishers, movement in smoke, evacuation procedures, control of personnel and live fire extinguisher training.

Wherever possible “Live-fire” practical fire extinguisher demonstrations will be carried out  following a suitable risk assessment of the building and outside area.

Please contact us for further details

Public Course Dates

Below are listed our forthcoming courses. Book your place now and pay online using the Book-Now-Small button:


Fire Marshal / Fire Warden Courses

Course Date (s) Times Venue Cost  
Fire Marshal/Warden Please contact us for dates and a venue near you

Course Content:

  • Basic duties of the fire marshal/warden
  • Legislation
  • The fire triangle
  • Heat transfer
  • Common sources of fire
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Fire Exits, Emergency Exit Routes, Signs Emergency Lighting and Fire Alarms
  • Evacuation procedures
  • Practical extinguisher discharges

Course Duration:

Half day course (3 Hours)

Instructor / Learner Ratio:

min: 1:6 max: 1:15

Awarding Body / Certification:

Cognet certificate of attendance

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Course Requirements / Notes:

There are no course pre-requisites for attending this course


Course Delivery and Lead Times:

Cognet are specialists in delivering on-site training throughout England and Wales.

As a general rule-of-thumb we would ask for at least four weeks lead time, however we have a very customer-focused philosophy and will always try our utmost to meet your more pressing requirements.

We also run public courses for a range of our courses predominantly at venues in the West Midlands. Our current schedule of courses can be seem on our Public Courses page. If you cannot find the course you are looking for please contact us as we may be able to help you directly or by putting you in touch with another company who can.


Further Information

Ofqual Regulated:

Suggested Progression: