FST - Fire Safety Training Ireland

Fire & Safety Courses Delivered in the Workplace

Benefit from the real-world experience of our instructors, seasoned firefighters with the Irish Fire Services.


  • Manual Handling Training
  • Fire Warden Training
  • Fire Extinguisher Training
  • Evacuation Training
  • Hot Works Training
  • Patient Moving
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Fire Safety

Fire Safety Training

Who We Are & What We Do

FST Solutions | Fire Safety Training & Prevention

We provide fire safety training covering all aspects including, manual handling, fire warden training, fire extinguisher training & all fire safety course applications.

Our Training Team Comprises Seasoned Firefighters with Extensive Careers in the Irish Fire Emergency Services.

These highly trained individuals have demonstrated exceptional proficiency in a wide range of real world emergency situations.

At FST Solutions fire safety training Ireland, each and every key member of our dedicated team have long established careers and extensive backgrounds fire service and in health and safety.

Our team are at hand to answer any queries in relation to fire warden training, fire extinguisher training or whatever the course requirements of your companies chosen competent person.

For your convenience, we offer all our fire courses & manual handling classes on-site. Start dates are flexible and subject to both your availability and ours.


So Why Workplace Fire Safety Training Anyway?

The Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005 states that employers must ‘ensure, so far as is reasonably practicable, the safety, health and welfare at work of his or her employees’.

View guide to 2005 act

Whats Is A Competent Person In The Workplace?

By its legal definition in Section 2(2) of the 2005 Act., A competent person should possess sufficient training, experience and knowledge having regard to the task and the size or hazards (or both) of the undertaking

Opting For An FST Solutions Fire Prevention & Fire Safety Course Remains The Most Secure Method For Preventing & Addressing Workplace Fires.

Fire Safety Course Ireland Competent Person

Fire Courses

Fire Warden Training

Fire Waden Training.

Training Delivered Onsite.

Competent Person.

Evaluation of suitability must be conducted considering the specific intended functions. Appointing a qualified individual does not relieve the employer of their responsibilities as mandated by legislation.

Fire Warden in the Workplace.

Our fire safety and fire marshal training course provides ‘vital skills fire warden training’ and fully equips the course participant in all aspects from legislation to risk assessment, fire behaviour, fire extinguisher identification and evacuation procedures.

Fire & Safety Certification

Upon successful completion, participants receive a fire safety compliance certificate, demonstrating workplace safety and fire preparedness.

Course Content

  • Introduction To Current Legislation.
  • Key Roles Of Wardens And Marshals.
  • Understanding Fire Hazards In The Workplace.
  • The Principles Of Fire Prevention.
  • Fire And Smoke Outbreak Behavior.
  • Positively Identify Fire Extinguisher Types.
  • Fire Fighting.
  • Classes Of Fire.
  • Correct Equipment Usage.
  • Fire Brigade Assistance.
  • Site Specific Evacuation Procedures.
  • Fire Risk Assessment (Site Specific)

Fire Extinguisher Training.

Training Delivered Onsite.

An FST fire extinguisher training course  provides Irish businesses with precise and essential knowledge for each active course participant.

Fire awareness training sufficiently develops all the practical skills required through fire extinguisher safety training.

Fire extinguisher training is mandatory in workplaces, and our course equips you with the essential practical skills you need to use them safely and effectively.


Course Content

  • Fire Behaviour
  • Introduction To Extinguisher Use
  • Classes Of Fire
  • Types Of Extinguishers
  • Action When Engaging A Fire
  • Using An Extinguisher (Theory)
  • Using An Extinguisher (Practical)
fire extinguisher training

Understanding different fire types and extinguisher classifications: Knowing what type of fire you’re facing and the appropriate extinguisher is crucial for effective use.

Safe operation of extinguishers: This includes proper handling, aiming, and discharging techniques.

Decision-making skills: Assessing the situation, determining the best course of action (fight or evacuate), and knowing limitations of extinguishers are essential.

Fire prevention and awareness: Recognising potential fire hazards, understanding how to prevent fires, and knowing how to safely evacuate are key components of overall fire safety.

Manual Handling Training Course


Training Delivered Onsite.

FST empowers its learners with practical skills through our comprehensive manual handling training programs.

These certified courses emphasise safe lifting techniques and incorporate practical exercises into standard modules, ensuring participants gain the confidence and knowledge needed to excel in various industries.

Businesses across diverse sectors trust FST for their reliable and effective manual handling solutions.


Course Content

  • Legislation
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Lifting Techniques
  • Ergonomic Aids

Upon successful completion, participants receive a manual handling certificate, demonstrating workplace safety and preparedness.


Manual handling

Patient Moving & Handling Course


Training Delivered Onsite.

This course is designed for personnel who require training in the safe movement and handling of patients under the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work 2005 and Manual Handling Regulations 2007.


Course Content

  • Basic principles of lifting.
  • Biomechanics and mechanism of injury.
  • Correct use of hoists & slings.
  • Ergonomics and risk assessment.
  • Flexibility.
  • Log roll.
  • Moving a patient on a bed using sliding sheets.
  • The musculoskeletal system.
  • Sitting a patient at edge of a bed.
  • Sitting a patient up in a bed.
  • Standing a patient.
  • Falling patients.
  • Transferring patients from beds to chairs.
  • Turning patients beds using sliding sheets.


Manual handling


Hot Wroks Training Course

FST – Hot Works Training Course Ireland.

Hot works training is extremely important in the Irish workplace where frequent use of tools and other work practices are factors in the direct causation of sparks or additional heat which may be a considerable risk to fire safety.

Inadequately managed and supervised tasks that typically involve equipment such as welding machines, grinders plus a variety of other heat applying equipment give serious rise to the potential for loss of life and property.

Course Content

  • Legislation
  • Duties and responsibilities
  • Risk assessment
  • Hot Works Definition
  • 10 Meter Rule/ Exclusion Zone
  • Fire Triangle and Fire Behaviour
  • Fire Watch
  • Evacuation Procedures
  • Fire Extinguisher training

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