Edinburgh Airport Fire Training Center

"Edinburgh Airport Fire Training centre has provided us, TAG Farnborough Airport Ltd with an excellent service and have been accommodating in meeting our training needs, even at short notice. Feedback from attendees that have attended courses, has all been positive with regards to course facilities and accommodation. Edinburgh Airport Fire Training centre have succeeded in providing training courses in a good learning environment, along with their instructors who facilitate in a way which allows attendees to interact, while learning skills and knowledge which can be applied to their individual roles. I would highly recommend Edinburgh Airport Fire Training Centre to others.""

Keith Atkins - Station Manager
TAG Farnborough Airport Ltd

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General Health and Safety

Fire Warden Training

Course Outline

Fire Warden training will provide delegates with a greater awareness and understanding of the threat posed by fire, their personal responsibility in preventing an outbreak and the action to be taken should a fire occur. Fire wardens can act as the eyes and ears of the person appointed to manage fire safety in the premises by constantly being alert to the hazards and associated risks of fire risks in their workplace and reporting any problems before they are allowed to develop. This presentation has been developed specifically to ensure fire wardens are equipped to recognise the principal potential fire risks in the workplace and the actions to take in the event of a fire.

Course Aim

Although the role of the fire warden may differ from organisation to organisation, there are a number of key activities and actions that generally make up their responsibilities. This course aims to outline what they are likely to be. The requirements for fire safety management within workplace are set out in the Fire (Scotland) Act 2005 and the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 in England and Wales.

Course Content and Objectives

  • The number of fires and fire deaths and common causes of fire.
  • How fire starts and spreads.
  • Current UK legislation and it's effect on fire safety in premises.
  • Spotting hazards and protecting against fire..
  • Fire warden roles and responsibilities.
  • Recognise the fire control measures within your workplace.
  • How to select and use a fire extinguisher.
  • What to do in the event of a fire.
  • When and how to safely evacuate your building.
  • Practical hands on training in fire extinguishers (Optional).

Course Outcome

On successful completion of the course, delegates will receive a certificate of achievement.

Course Duration

Tailored to suit customer requirements. The course may be delivered at the customer's premises or at Edinburgh Airport Fire Training Centre. N.B. Prior to a course taking place, a member of Edinburgh Airport Fire Training will be required to visit the customer's premises to ensure that the training is tailored to the customer's needs. ?

Course Requirements


Student Numbers

The Fire Warden course can accommodate up to a maximum of 16 students at any one time.



Course dates

These courses can be arranged at any time, please contact us for further information.

How to book

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