Last updated:
13 November 2017

Fire safety training

Find details of the fire training courses we offer businesses.

1 Overview

Using the expert knowledge of our Fire & Rescue Service trainers, most of whom are serving operational firefighters, you will receive the very best in fire safety training.

Courses can be tailor-made to suit your business and are designed to complement the findings in your Fire Risk Assessment Training.

Courses can be run on your premises, ensuring that the training is specific to your workplace.

The benefits of  from receiving training from our experienced and qualified trainers in a friendly but realistic environment.

Courses are competitively priced. We also offer places on our monthly open courses at Worthing Fire Station for small numbers of staff.

We can also provide fire safety advice to assist you in meeting the requirements of the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005.

We also offer a full fire extinguisher servicing, maintenance and sales service for businesses and schools.

2 Training courses

Below are details of the fire safety training courses we offer.

  • Fire awareness training - Recommended for all employees, it provides staff with a basic understanding of fire and the actions to take in the event of a fire. Discover more about evacuation procedures and human behaviour in fire. We also offer dedicated packages for residential care homes, schools and businesses.

    Duration: 1 hour (theory only)
    Maximum number of attendees: 15
    Price per course: £205

  • Fire extinguisher training - Recommended for all employees. A practical course which builds on the foundation of the Fire awareness course and which will give your teams the opportunity to use the most common types of fire extinguishers in a safe and controlled environment.

    Duration: 1.5 to 2 hours
    Maximum number of attendees: 15
    Price per course: £350

  • Fire warden training - Provides appointed members of staff with a greater understanding of the action to be taken in the event of a fire and their additional responsibilities, including risk assessment in the workplace.

    Duration: Half-day
    Maximum number of attendees: 15
    Price per course: £480

  • Management of fire risk assessment - Recommended for those responsible for managing fire safety in the workplace. This course covers all aspects of fire safety in commercial buildings including legislation, individual responsibilities and how to manage the fire risk assessment process.

    Duration: Half-day
    Maximum number of attendees: 15
    Price per course: £480

  • Manual handling - Covers all aspects of manual handling, responsibilities in the workplace and the most common causes of injuries at work. We also cover the make-up of the human skeleton and how to use lifting and carrying techniques.

    Duration: Half-day
    Maximum number of attendees: 15
    Price per course: £480
Book your place and register online (external link)

When making your selection, enter the name of the course in the ‘Keyword’ field from the ‘Starts during or after’ field and select ‘Anytime’ from the drop-down menu.

Don't forget to complete a booking for each person attending the course.

Please contact us for all group bookings.

3 Specialist training courses

Below are details of our specialist training courses.

  • Breathing apparatus - For businesses that require their employees to wear breathing apparatus as part of their day-to-day activities or as a member of onsite emergency teams. Using our experienced specialist instructors and facilities we create a training package to suit your precise needs. Competitively priced and using either your own or our equipment, we can cater for all of your breathing apparatus needs.

    Duration: 1-14 days
    Maximum number of delegates: 12
    Price per course: Varies depending on the type and duration of the course.

  • Confined space - For businesses who require their employees to operate in confined spaces as defined by the Confined Space Regulations 1997. This course provides managers and supervisors with an overview of the legislation and the various safety procedures which need to be put in place when working in confined spaces.

    Duration: Half-day or 1 day
    Maximum number of delegates: 12
    Price per course: Varies depending on the type and duration of the course.

  • Safe working at heights - We can put together a training package to suit your exact needs which enables employers to comply fully with the Working at Height Regulations 2005.

    Duration: Half-day or 1 day
    Maximum number of delegates: 12
    Price per course: Varies depending on the type and duration of the course.

  • Water safety - For employees who work on or near water. We can create a training package to suit your precise needs, with training courses to DEFRA Levels 1-3.

    Duration: Varies depending on the type of course
    Maximum of delegates: 12
    Price per course: Varies depending on the type and duration of the course.

We also offer a full fire extinguisher servicing, maintenance and sales service for businesses and schools.

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