About the course

This training provides participants with awareness and understanding of the causes and effects of fire and helps them to identify and reduce the risk that fire presents in the workplace. Techniques for successful evacuations will be discussed and suggested. In addition, participants will have the opportunity to use extinguishing equipment.

Course Outlines

Course Objectives

By the end of this training the participants will have:

  • A greater awareness of the dangers of fire and smoke
  • Awareness of all fire safety measures in the workplace
  • A knowledge of evacuation techniques, including accounting for personnel
  • Confidence in identifying and operating firefighting equipment
  • Awareness of potential fire hazards in the workplace
  • An ability to make basic risk assessments

Course Content


  • Chemistry of Fire
  • Extinguishing Methods
  • Classes of Fire
  • Types & Uses of Extinguishers
  • Physical Properties of Matter
  • Occupational Health & Safety Legislation
  • Safety Signage
  • Safety Equipment (Alarms, Smoke Doors, Fixed Installations)
  • Safe Evacuation Techniques
  • Basic Hazards
  • Basic Elements of Construction & Safety Practice


  • Use of Fire Blanket
  • Use of Various Fire Extinguishers
  • Smoke Room Experience

Course Details


4 Hours


On Request


  • Course Handouts and Materials
  • Certificate of Attendance (valid for 3 years)

The fee is €50 + VAT per person.

The fee includes all course notes and study materials and a certificate of attendance with a 3-year validity.

Course fees are payable on registration by internet banking or cheque. Bookings are accepted a first-come first-served basis. Places are limited for quality assurance purposes according to the requirements of each course. To register use the online booking form or request information by email to training@tfork.com or call 99377934.


Offering better value for money, they can be designed to closely match your specific requirements.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who Should Attend?

This course is aimed at persons who will need to take the lead in the event of a fire situation.

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.



Fire Warden Training


This training increases participants’ awareness and understanding of the causes and effects of fire, along with helping them in identifying and reducing the risk that fire causes in the workplace. Successful evacuation techniques will be discussed and suggested. Participants will also have the opportunity to use extinguishing equipment.

Fee:  €50 + VAT