Fire Extinguisher Online Course

ROSPA and CPD Approved

What do you think we mean by ‘Substances Hazardous to Health’?

Current legislation, The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005, applies to all work-places regardless of the number of employees and requires employers to provide ade-quate training in fire awareness for all members of their staff.

Our online fire safety training courses are aimed at all employees to assist them in identi-fying and reducing the risk that fire presents in the workplace.

This interactive online course is:

  • Approved by ROSPA and CPD
  • Fully online course and assessment with no time limits
  • Approximate duration: ½-1 hour
  • On completion, quality assured certificate downloadable straight away

Who Should Take This Course?

This course is extremely useful for fire wardens or marshals in a workplace. While it is not a replacement for practical training in how to use fire extinguishers, this course is an introduction to using fire extinguishers before you undergo practical training, as well as a refresher after receiving practical instruction.

Practical fire extinguisher training is typically refreshed every 3 years, so this course can act as a useful reminder in between your practical sessions.


On successful completion of the course you will be able to download a quality assured certificate .

This can be used to provide evidence for compliance and audit. The certificate displays the ROSPA and CPD logos.

The Fire Extinguisher course certificate does not have an expiry date. The recommended renewal period for this training is 1 year. This is printed on your certificate.

The Fire Extinguisher online course overview


This course provides training in the use of different types of fire extinguishers and the pro-tocol of tackling a fire.

The course consists of 3 modules with questions at the end. You are given the chance to review all your answers at the end of each module before final submission and you will be given 3 attempts at each module to achieve a pass rate.

Fire Extinguisher online course modules

E-Learning Course Modules

Module Number Module Name Pass % Required
1 Fire Extinguishers 70
2 Pre-Engagement Action 70
3 Using a Fire Extinguisher 100



The online assessment is taken on completion of each training module, through several multiple-choice questions. You are required to get 70% on the tests in modules 1-2, 100% on the test in module 3 to pass the course and gain your certificate.

You can review all the answers before final submission and are given 3 attempts to achieve the required result.

The answers are marked automatically so you will instantly know whether you have passed. In the unlikely event that don't pass don't worry! You can call us and we will offer you 3 FREE Re-tests.