This short course provides you with an introduction to fire doors in the workplace. 

The course will start by establishing exactly what a fire door is, looking at the different types of fire door available and how they are constructed. It then explores exactly why fire doors are important and provides real-life examples of their failure – showing the potential catastrophic implications of improper use.

Following on from this, the course details how fire doors - and their surrounding areas - must be controlled, in order to ensure they deliver maximum safety to people and property. 

Finally, the course explores the importance of fire door maintenance, and the practical steps that can be taken to ensure the fire doors in your place of work are up to standard.

By the end of this course, you will be able to:
• Understand exactly what is a fire door?
• Why are they important and what is the risk?
• How to control the doors
• The importance of Fire Door maintenance 

Online training is flexible, efficient and cost effective meaning the candidate can progress through the modules at their own pace and in their own time, so they can fit the training in around their work and personal life.

This course should take about 40 minutes to complete. (Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).

Recommended system requirements

Browser: A modern and up to date web browser. Video: Up to date video drivers
Memory: 1 Gb+ RAM
Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)


This course is most suited to:

This course is aimed at anyone in the workplace and especially people who are responsible for fire safety in a building.

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