Course overview

Fire Door Awareness Course Level 3 City of Bristol College

Our Level 3 Award in Fire Door Safety course provides comprehensive training on fire door principles, regulations, and best practices.

Participants learn about installation, maintenance, inspection, and emergency procedures, ensuring they can effectively safeguard lives and property.

Join us to gain the expertise needed to maintain fire safety standards with confidence.

Additional information

Who is this course for?

The Level 3 Award in Fire Door Safety course is ideal for individuals involved in:

  • Building management.
  • Maintenance, and safety.
  • Facility managers.
  • Building owners.
  • Maintenance personnel.
  • Health and safety professionals.
  • Fire safety officers.
  • Anyone responsible for ensuring fire safety compliance within buildings.

What you'll learn

Participants in the Level 3 Award in Fire Door Safety course will gain comprehensive knowledge and skills in the following areas:

  • Understanding relevant legislation and regulations pertaining to fire door safety.
  • Identifying the components and construction of fire doors.
  • Roles and responsibilities of stakeholders in fire door safety management.
  • Proper installation techniques and maintenance requirements for fire doors.
  • Inspection procedures and testing protocols for fire doors. 
  • Emergency procedures related to fire door operation during evacuations.
  • Conducting risk assessments to mitigate fire hazards effectively.
  • Documentation and record-keeping practices to demonstrate compliance with regulations.

By completing this course, participants will be equipped with the expertise needed to assess, maintain, and manage fire door safety effectively, ensuring the protection of lives and property in various settings.

Course entry requirements

The entry requirements for the Level 3 Award in Fire Door Safety course typically include:

  • Basic understanding of fire safety principles and regulations.
  • Proficiency in English language (reading, writing, and comprehension).
  • Relevant industry experience or background in building management, maintenance, health and safety, or related fields may be preferred but not always mandatory.
  • Compliance with any specific prerequisites or qualifications outlined by the course provider or accrediting body.

While formal qualifications may not always be required, a willingness to learn and engage with the course material is essential for successful completion.

How is the course delivered and assessed?

The Level 3 Award in Fire Door Safety course is typically delivered through a combination of in-person training, workshops, seminars, and practical demonstrations.

This format provides interactive learning opportunities, hands-on experience, and access to experienced instructors, ensuring participants gain comprehensive knowledge and skills in fire door safety.

Future career and study opportunities

Completing the Level 3 Award in Fire Door Safety opens doors to various career paths and study opportunities:

  • Fire Safety Officer: Enforce regulations and conduct inspections.
  • Facilities Manager: Manage fire safety systems in buildings.
  • Health and Safety Consultant: Advise on safety protocols.
  • Further Education: Advance to Level 4 or 5 courses.
  • Specialized Training: Focus on risk assessment or emergency planning.
  • CPD: Stay updated with industry standards.
  • Higher Education: Pursue a degree in Fire Engineering or related fields.

This qualification serves as a solid foundation for advancement in fire safety and building management careers

Additional costs

For this course, there will be an additional cost for Personal Protective Equipment. 

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