‘Fundamentals of Fire Doors’

SQA Accredited 1-Day Training Course

Firelink Protection’s ‘Fundamentals of Fire Doors’ course has been designed for employees involved in, but not limited to, safety, maintenance and facilities management roles. This course will help them improve their knowledge and understanding of the critical importance of fire doors and help delegates become competent to carry out fire door inspections and meet the duty holders’ legal obligations.

Who should attend?

Anyone involved in fire safety for the workplace, who needs to be able to carry out fires door checks. This includes:

• Building and Site Safety Managers;
• Facilities/Estates/Maintenance Managers;
• Fire Safety and Health & Safety Professionals;
• Commercials and Public Building Owners;
• Landlords.

What does the course cover

This course is delivered by qualified and experienced trainers and is a combination of classroom environment, group discussion and our unique practical hands-on exercises. Course content as below:

• Current Fire Safety Legislation and Regulations;
• The importance of fire doors and how to identify them;
• Fire door components;
• Routine fire door checks;
• Fault-finding;
• Record keeping.

Key Benefits

• Legal compliance to current fire safety legislation;
• SQA accredited training for your staff (2 credits);
• Demonstrable cost savings from carrying out your own fire door inspections;
• Identifying faults early;
• Continuous Professional Development (CPD) for existing staff;
• Ongoing support from Firelink.


“Best course, really relevant to my role!”
“Learned a lot more about how fire can spread and how important checking Fire Doors correctly is.”
“5 star presentation by the trainers, very knowledgeable.”
“Gained much more insight into Fire Doors and their importance.”
“Very well presented and professionally delivered, excellent content!”
“Content extremely relevant and thorough.”