Every year people die as a result of a fire, businesses are destroyed and loved ones affected by the trauma of such a tragedy. Fire Safety Training is vital to provide everyone with the knowledge to prevent incidents and take measures to reduce any hazards.

The Regulatory Reform Order for the Fire Safety Order 2005, requires the responsible person in organisations to take measures to reduce the risks. This includes ensuring staff receive training.

Arundell James offer a variety of qualifications in Fire Safety Training.

Level 2 Fire Marshall (Managing Fire Safety in the Workplace)

The aim of this course is to provide students with training in fire safety awareness for the workplace and to provide the knowledge and skills to effectively undertake the role of a Fire Marshall.
The four hour Level 2 Award in Managing Fire Safety is a qualification aimed at anyone involved in the management of fire safety in any workplace. This includes managers, supervisors, team leaders, fire wardens (marshalls) and staff working in any area where there is a potential risk of fire.

Persons gaining this qualification will know that fire safety is the responsibility of everyone in the workplace and will recognise the consequences of a fire in any premises.

Course Content

  • Fire prevention
  • Causes of fire
  • Fire safety legislation
  • Choosing the correct fire extinguisher
  • Emergency procedures
  • Fire extinguisher demonstration
  • The role of the Fire Marshall
  • Escape plans
  • What to do in the event of an emergency


This qualification is assessed by a 30 question multiple-choice examination.
Successful candidates must achieve a score of at least 20 out of 30.


Level 2 Award in Managing Fire Safety