Take your Fire Safety Training to the next level and become a Fire Warden/Marshall with this in-depth course.
CPD Certified Provider of Training Excellence Online Training Approved by Skills for Care

Fire Safety Principles Level 2 (Fire Warden/Marshal) at a glance

  • 3-year nationally recognised certificate
  • 2 hours and 2 minutes of engaging video training
  • Video access for 8 months
  • Printable wall certificate
  • CPD time credit conformation
  • Includes manual & other downloads
  • Free weekly video refresher
  • Evidence Based Training certificate
  • Videos include subtitles
£24.95 + VAT
Group Rates also available

This level 2 course is aimed at anyone who requires a course as a Fire Warden or a Fire Marshal. The course covers the latest fire safety regulations and the roles and duties of employees and their responsibilities on Fire Safety. The course is designed to meet and comply with the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005. It covers how fires are started, methods of controlling fire spread, evacuating the building, fire briefings and risk assessing.

Please note that learners undertaking a ProTrainings Trainings Course have the option to choose to take a regulated qualification.

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

  • Fire Wardens
  • Fire Marshals
  • Responsible Persons in workplaces
  • Responsible Persons in Buildings
  • Managers
  • People wanting a higher level of Fire Training

This course comes with 3.0 hrs (5.0 class) of CPD, although the time to complete the course online may be less than this. Total course time includes 2 hours and 2 minutes of video training as well as knowledge reviews, final test, remedial help and reviewing downloaded material.

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

For full details of our video online course content please visit our Fire Safety Level 2 Training site.

  • The Importance of Fire Safety
  • The Law
  • The Problem and How you Get Harmed
  • Causes, Prevention, Training and Alarms
  • The Fire Triangle
  • Sources of Ignition
  • Active and Passive Fire Spread
  •  Arson
  •  Aerosols
  • Fire Prevention
  • Good House Keeping
  • Training and Staff Awareness
  • Dangers of Smoke
  • Types of Fire Alarm
  • Emergency Equipment and Response Actions
  • Fire Equipment
  • Calling the Fire Service
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Breakdown of a fire extinguisher
  • Fire Hoses
  • Fire Alarm Systems
  • Evacuating in an Emergency
  • Fire Doors
  • Fire Blankets
  • Fire Warden Kits
  • Appropriate CLothing
  • Smoke Alarms in the Home
  • Fire Proofing the Home
  • Fire Warden and Fire marshals
  • The fire Logbook
  • Cost to business
  • How fires spread
  • Personnel records
  • Fire injuries
  • The fire briefing
  • Care home evacuation
  • Risk Assessment and Hazards
  • Formal Risk Assessment
  • Review of fire safety

Learning Outcomes:

LO1  Understand the hazards and risks associated with fire in the workplace

1.1   Explain how fires are caused in the workplace

1.2   Describe the components of the fire triangle.

1.3   Identify the hazards during or after a fire, including the products of combustion.

1.4   Describe the characteristics of fire and smoke spread.


LO2  Understand how fire risk is controlled in the workplace

2.1   State the different methods used to identify and control fire hazards.

2.2   Define the term ‘means of escape’ in relation to fire hazards.

2.3   Outline typical components for means of escape from fire hazards.

2.4   Describe methods of fire detection and raising the alarm.

2.5   Describe the principle of how fires are extinguished.

2.6   Describe how portable fire-fighting equipment should be used safely.

2.7   Identify common fixed fire-fighting systems and where they might be used.


LO3  Understand the principles and practice of fire safety management at work

3.1   Outline the duties of employers and employees with respect to fire safety in the workplace.

3.2   Outline how to undertake a simple fire safety inspection in the workplace.

3.3   Describe the stages involved in a fire risk assessment.


LO4  Understand the role of the nominated fire warden

4.1   State the role and function of fire wardens in their workplace: On a day-to-day basis and during an emergency and if they are not in their designated areas of responsibility when the alarm is raised.

4.2   Outline the content of a fire safety briefing.

  • Fire Safety Student Manual V8.1
  • Coronavirus COVID 19 Pre-Screen Student Evaluation Form
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19) link to the NHS website
  • Essentials of health and safety at work link to HSE website
  • Find a classroom course locally
  • Find out what other courses are available as video online, blended and classroom courses nationally on our course finder
  • Fire Safety Risk Assessment leaflet
  • Free student first aid program leaflet
  • HSE 5 steps to Risk Assessing link to HSE website
  • HSE guide to PPE
  • HSE guide to safety signs in the workplace
  • Home Emergency Contact Sheet
  • How to register to call EMS by text
  • Link to the HSE website
  • ProForm81 ProTrainings Level 2 Fire Safety Principles Theoretical Assessment - open response not a final test
  • RIDDOR link to the HSE guide
  • Sign up for free Student First Aid - use code SCH-376-61-571
  • Statistics on fatal injuries in the workplace 2011/12
  • Step by Step Guide to COSHH HSE Guide - Link to HSE website
  • The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005
  • Visit the First Aid Show free for first aid and medical videos
  • Workplace Accident Book
  • Workplace Emergency Contact Sheet
Why do I need accredited training courses?

Whether you are employed, running a business or taking training for other reasons, you need to ensure the course is trustworthy and will pass due diligence checks.  Taking courses that are accredited gives you peace of mind of the quality, compliance and that your certificate will be accepted. Choosing ISO companies to ensure they are externally verified.

What is CPD and why is having Certified CPD important?

CPD stands for Continuous Professional Development and is required in many business sectors. Even if you do not require a set CPD credit level, having Certifed CPD ensures the quality of training. ProTrainings are the highest gold standard of CPD ensuring that all courses are externally verified and mapped to the highest levels.

What is "SCORM ready" and will courses run on a LMS?

SCORM Ready means that online courses can run on any compatible Learning Management System (LMS). SCORM courses run seamlessly on your existing LMS system without a separate login so staff only login using the existing company system. ProTrainings online courses have an advanced SCORM ready system to give more features than any other company.

Are courses all online or can I take a blended or class case locally?

Most of our courses are available as online or classroom-based at a training centre locally.  We can also send an instructor to your business to save travel and tailor the course to your business.  To save time and money you can take most courses in a blended format with online and class training.

I want to complete a short practical module after completing the online course, is this possible?

We have a network of over 1000 approved and monitored instructors to deliver a short skill training session nationwide or we can come to your workplace to deliver the training. This blended training saves class time and provides the same qualification. Contact us on 01206 805359 to discuss your options.

Do I receive a certificate after completing your online training?

Yes, when you complete the online course you will be able to download and print a compliant completion certificate, evidenced-based learning statement to confirm course content and a certified CPD statement. There is no extra charge for the certificate.  You can also buy a printed certificate to be posted to you for a small extra fee.

What training courses do you offer and how are they delivered?

We offer a full range of training courses across all business sectors as video online, blended and nationwide at your business or our local training centres. With over 300 courses you can learn at a time and place that meets your busy schedules and save money on travel and costs away from the office.

What People are Saying

“Clear videos, not too long and so it doesn't interrupt your working day”

- Lloyd, Opperation Support Team member from Mid Glamorgan

“Excellent course very informative highly recommend I will be signing my work colleagues up for this”

- James, Site Manager from Essex
Need a quote for your company?