Fire Safety Training

Employers are legally required to provide fire safety training in order to meet the Fire Safety Regulations The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005, meet these requirements with this online Fire Safety Training course. The training is suitable for anyone in any workplace including chefs, kitchen staff, office workers, bar managers and all full time and part time staff.

Fire Safety
Fire Safety
Fire Safety
Fire Safety
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Course Overview


  • Intermediate
  • 1-2 Study Hours
  • Online Study
  • Self-Printed Certificate


  • 1-2 CPD Hours
  • CPD Certified

Course description

Employers are legally required to provide information, instruction and training to employees about fire precautions in the workplace.

This online fire safety course helps you to meet this obligation by providing your staff with the knowledge and understanding required to act safely in the event of a fire in the workplace.

On completion of the course and test you will receive a digital Fire Safety certificate which you can download and keep for your records.

You will learn

  • The key legislation involving fire safety
  • The legal requirements for workplace safety
  • The "Fire Triangle" and how it may be used
  • How to react in a fire and understand the different warning systems
  • The importance of an evacuation plan and key evacuation legislation
  • The different types of fire and what the causes may be
  • Which type of fire extinguishers to use
  • Take steps to minimise the risk of a fire occurring

Who is it for?

Roles including:

  • Businesses needing to train their staff in fire safety procedures in the workplace
  • Anyone who wishes to learn how to prevent fire in the workplace and deal with it effectively should it occur


Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005

How the online courses work

  • Find a course

    To begin searching for your online training you can click on the course category section on our website and browse through all of our training categories.

    Alternatively if you already know the title of the training you’re looking for you can use the search bar located in the centre of the homepage and go directly to the course you want.

  • Buy the course

    When buying one of our courses, you will need to enter a valid email address which will be used to create your account with our Learning Management System – Enable – where you will take the training. We will also send your purchase receipt to this email address, and any additional courses purchased in future using the same email address will be added to your system account.

    If you choose to pay via PayPal, we will use the email address linked to your PayPal account to create your Enable system account.

    Once you have purchased a course, you will be able to send this course to other people using your system account with Enable by entering the new learner’s email address so that they may access the training and set up their own system account with our Learning Management System.

    If you are not 100% satisfied with your course then we offer a 30-day, no hassle money-back guarantee. To request a refund, you should email our learner support team with your receipt stating why you would like to be reimbursed. You, or your learners, must not have completed the training in order to make a valid refund claim. Any claim made after the training has been completed will be invalidated.

  • Take the course

    This online course consists of a series of pages in which an instructor will talk learners through the lesson material. Pages may include supporting pictures, graphs, animation or extra sounds to help with the learning where appropriate. Some lessons will include challenges/quizzes to help learners stay engaged and interested in the material. Lessons can be taken in any order and each lesson may be paused and resumed at any stage.

    The course is self-paced so learners decide how fast or slow the training goes. There is no deadline for completion but some of our courses have a test at the end to check that learners have understood the material. If the course has a test at the end then learners are required to achieve a 75% pass mark to successfully complete the course. Once learners have passed the test they are awarded a certificate, which can either be downloaded digitally or sent as a physical copy if this option was chosen when purchasing the course.

  • Your Certificate

    Upon completion of any of our courses, learners will be able to download a digital certificate from Virtual College and will include the accrediting bodies logo where applicable.

    If you have bought the posted certificate option (available on select courses), a high quality, seal embossed, certificate will be sent out at the beginning of the following working week.