Unsure about online learning?

Short on time? Difficulty travelling to venues? Already invested time and money into training that hasn't met your requirements? Then this is the right course for you. This online learning package doesn't compromise on quality or support. You are able to learn at your own pace, with the full support of your tutor.

This course is for you if:

  • Professional development

    Want to take on an additional role at work? Want to know what to do to keep yourself and your colleagues safe in the event of a fire? Want to help prevent fires in the workplace.

  • Refresher Training

    If your certificate is due to expire or has expired recently. This is a quick and easy way to maintain your qualification.

  • Starting from scratch

    Looking for your first job and want to give yourself a head start.

What you will cover:

Each unit is divided into bite size lessons. You can work through at your own pace and if you need help don't forget your tutor is always on hand.

  • Roles and responsibilities of a fire warden/marshal

  • The fire triangle

  • Fire Phenomena

  • Detectors

  • Classes of fire

  • Fire risk assessments

  • Evacuation

  • Actions in the event of a fire

What people think of us

Don't take our word for it read what our clients think of us

  • Lisa Brooks CEO Madplay

    This is the second time that we have used Epic Training and we will be using them again. They offer great value for money and provide a high quality service in a relaxed and fun way.

  • Alan Currie Student

    I have used this course for CPD purposes as I felt a 3 year gap was a little too much. The course is easy to use, informative and doesn't take up a lot of time. It was a great refresher Thanks

Meet your tutor

Our tutor are experts in their field and are here to support you

I have been a tutor since 2000 and have worked as a college lecturer, as well as an independent trainer. I am fortunate enough to have been a fire fighter for over 20 years which has given me a great deal of practical experience in the fields that I teach. I have two of the best jobs in the world. I love teaching and supporting people to reach their potential is one of the most rewarding things I am able to do.

Frequently asked questions

  • I haven't studied for years, am I capable?

    We understand that returning to education can be daunting, however, we can assure you that you're not alone. wWhilst we can't do the work for you, we can support you throughout and adapt where necessary to suit your unique learning style. You will be given the best possible opportunity to succeed.

  • Is there a time limit on the course?

    You are initially given 30 days access to the course and we have found this is usually plenty of time. However, if you need longer then all you have to do is ask. There are no extra costs involved.

  • Is there an exam?

    There is a multi-choice test at the end of the course.

  • How long will the course take to complete?

    A great deal relies on how much time you are able to dedicate to your learning and your previous knowledge and experience. As a guide you should allow around 4 hours to complete.

  • I'm worried that I will get side tracked with an online course, how can I stay motivated?

    We understand that you are not actually going to be in a classroom, and this can be difficult. If you find you are struggling contact your tutor who will help you devise a plan that will help keep you on track.

  • I have a specific learning need, will I be able to complete the course?

    Yes, we can always help and support you. Make sure you discuss any specific needs with your tutor who will be able to assist you with an individual plan, and provide any support that you need.

  • How much do re sits cost?

    There is no charge if you need to re sit the test. But talk to your tutor first as they will be able to discuss any areas of concern.