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Fire Warden in Construction


This course is specifically designed to cover the fire hazards and risks found in the construction industry. Experienced fire training professionals provide an exciting learning experience using the latest equipment and focusing on the teaching of realistic fire management techniques. The delegates will be taught the correct selection and use of fire extinguishers involving a practical demonstration where delegates use a variety of extinguishers.

Who needs this qualification?

The course is intended for those who are responsible for fire safety management and the safe evacuation of personnel on construction sites. On smaller sites this may be the site manager and their deputy but on larger sites this would be people with a supervisory role.

Why is this training important?

Fire Warden training in the construction industry in the UK is essential for creating a safer work environment, preventing fires, and ensuring that construction sites are well-prepared to handle emergencies, ultimately contributing to the protection of both people and property.

Course content

  • Legislation
  • Truth about fire
  • Causes of fire and ignition sources
  • Fire prevention measures
  • Fire extinguisher use and maintenance
  • Arson awareness
  • Inspection records
  • Hot works (permits)
  • Fire hazard identification and risk control
  • Dangers of flammable liquid and LPG storage/ transport/use
  • Vehicle fires
  • Temporary accommodation units
  • Emergency procedures

Learning outcomes

Upon completion of the course, learners will:

  • Understand fire safety procedures and policies
  • Be able to provide assistance to the Fire Safety Manager
  • Understand the principles and practice of fire safety management at work
  • Understand the role of the nominated Fire Warden
Certificated by: Ouch Learning and Development
Duration: 1 day
Assessment: No formal assessment
Prerequisites: None
Validity of award: 3 years
Learner-to-trainer ratio: Maximum 12 learners per trainer
Delivery formats available: Face-to-face / Live online

Available dates

09:00 - 17:00
£126.00 inc. VAT
7 places remaining
Ouch Learning and Development - Wimborne
09:00 - 17:00
£126.00 inc. VAT
11 places remaining
Ouch Learning and Development - Wimborne
09:00 - 17:00
£126.00 inc. VAT
12 places remaining
Ouch Learning and Development - Wimborne

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