Online Fire Safety Principles Level 2 (Fire Warden/Marshal) Certification

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 10 minutes of engaging video training
  • Video access for 8 months
  • Printable wall certificate
  • Certified CPD time credit conformation
  • SCORM Ready! Integrates with your LMS
  • Includes manual & other downloads
  • Free weekly video refresher
  • Evidence Based Training certificate
  • Videos include subtitles
£24.95 + VAT

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.

  • 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 10 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
  • Catastrophic bleeding and trauma First Aid Guidance From ProTrainings
  • CellAED for Life membership
  • CellAED® personal AED
  • 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
  • Regulated - COVID 19 Pre-Screen Student Evaluation Form
  • 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 Fire Safety Act 2021
  • 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
  • Woundclot - haemostatic gauze for all types of bleeding

What People are Saying

“I have done a couple of courses in house and this was much better and more information. will use again. ”

- Erika, RDN and CQC manager from Berkshire

“The video tutelage was very supportive and assisted my learning. I found that a combination of this and making notes assisted in my recall when it came to the final test. I found that periodic testing throughout helpful. Thank you for ushering me through the process. ”

- Injah, Social Worker (LCSW/MSW) from London