Fire Marshal


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Fire Marshal

Fires in the workplace can have massive effects on both businesses and individuals. A serious fire can often result in a company closing for good and the cost to individual workers can be far greater. Being aware of hazards and understanding some basic principles can reduce the risks of fire and make workplaces safer for everyone. It is the role of the Fire Marshal to manage a fire or other similar emergency efficiently and effectively. This course has been designed with the core aim of creating a confident person to take charge in an emergency.

Who is it for?

The Fire Marshal course is designed to be relevant to most workplaces, as there are many shared fire hazards and risks, e.g. electrical appliances and people. This course is suitable for employees who may be part of a first response team or have specific fire safety responsibilities to management.

What will you learn?

Experienced fire training professionals provide an exciting training experience using the latest equipment and focusing on the teaching of realistic fire management techniques. Completion of the course will provide delegates with an understanding of:

  • Legislation
  • Truth about fire
  • Causes of fire and ignition sources
  • Fire prevention measures
  • Fire extinguisher use and maintenance
  • Emergency procedures
  • Arson awareness
  • Inspection records
  • Hot works (permits)
  • Fire hazard identification and risk control
  • Client specific topics

The course can be customised to suit the fire risks posed by your specific working environment. It can be run on-site to allow the trainer to gear the course content to your needs.

What our clients say

“Brilliant course, very well presented and the trainer was extremely knowledgeable.” Steve Barton, Aone+

“Very informative course- it was useful to have a go with the fire extinguishers to take the fear of using them away. The Ouch trainer was very engaging and kept our attention through the day.” Kate Harrison, EM Highways


Delegates will receive on going observation throughout the course to ensure they are competent in fire safety procedures and policies. Successful delegates will receive a certificate of attendancee valid for 3 years.

Course Details

The Fire Marshal course is delivered throughout a one day program. Delegates are advised to wear comfortabl clothing as the course involves proactical activities. This course can be run in-house for up to 12 delegates or individuals can attend our open courses at our training centres in Dorset or Manchester.

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Course Pricing

Open course price £79 +VAT per person

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Course Dates

Dorset Open Course Dates

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Friday 30th September - Book Now

Friday 11th November - Book Now

 Manchester Open Course Dates

Thursday 15th September  - Book Now

Thursday 1st December - Book Now

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Did You Know?

The Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations (DSEAR) are designed to ensure that risks of fires and explosions from substances is properly assessed and controlled. DSEAR extends the requirements of COSHH to include substances that are dangerous in ways such as explosive or flammable.

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