Fire Industry Training

IFEDA runs a number of fire industry training courses, relevant courses are obviously BAFE approved. From fire extinguisher technicians training to fire alarm training, fire awareness to dry riser training, ensure your technicians are thoroughly trained to a high standard. With dedicated training venues these courses are run by professional, industry approved trainers. To begin the booking process please click here. 

N.B if you make a booking via the website and have not received an invoice within 3 working days please call us (01280 817583) or email us direct on

A pdf of initial training dates for 2019 can be found here. IFEDA Initial Training Dates 2019

IFEDA Fire extinguisher technicians full course – 3 days

  • Andover dates: 16 – 18 July  FULL  17 – 20th Sep
  • Chester dates: 13-15th Aug, 15 – 18th Oct, 10 – 13 Dec
  • Caerphilly dates:  6-8th Aug, 19 – 22 Nov
  • Grantham, Lincs: 18 – 20th Jun FULL 22 – 25 Oct

Cost (ex VAT): Prices from £640.00 (£690 + vat after 1st Sept)

Please Note: After 1st September 2019 the IFEDA full extinguisher courses will be 4 days in length i.e. 3 days tuition and 1 day for the theory and practical exams.

IFEDA Fire extinguisher technicians refresher training – 1 day

  • Andover dates: 15th Jul; 16th Sep; 11th Nov
  • Chester dates: 12th Aug; 14th Oct; 09th Dec
  • Caerphilly dates: 5th Aug; 18th Nov
  • Grantham dates: 21st Oct
  • Great Yarmouth: 21st May
  • Cornwall: 9th and 10th May

Cost (ex VAT): Prices from £185.00

Please note that both the Caerphilly refresher and full courses will now run from  Checkfire’s facilities at Unit 1, Dyffryn Park, Ystrad Mynach, CF82 7RJ

Refresher training can be run at your premises dependent on minimum numbers and trainer availability.

Fire Detection Systems & Alarms – An Introduction to Design

  • Leeds: 12th July
  • Southampton:   17th July
  • Exeter: 
  • Warrington: Cheshire 9th Oct
  • Enfield:

Cost (ex VAT): Prices from £210

Fire Detection Systems & Alarms Installation & Commissioning

  • Leigh Greater Manchester: 
  • Southampton dates:  19th July
  • Exeter:
  • Warrington, Cheshire: 11th Oct

Cost (ex VAT): Prices from £210

Fire Detection Systems & Alarms – Maintenance

  • Leigh Greater Manchester: 
  • Southampton dates:   18th July FULL
  • Exeter: 
  • Warrington, Cheshire: 10th Oct
  • Cost (ex VAT): Prices from £210;

IFEDA Hose reel technicians training

  • Chester (Mold) dates: Tuesday 2nd July

Cost (ex VAT): Prices from £285.00

IFEDA Dry riser technicians training

  • Bury (Manchester)  dates:  6th Feb Full   
  • 6th Mar Full
  • Prices from £285.00

IFEDA Fire awareness trainers course (train the trainer)

  • Bury dates: TBA
  • Southampton dates:  TBA

Cost (ex VAT): Prices from £640.00

Safety Signage – a technical perspective

Bury, Manchester 12th April 09:30 FULL


Cost (ex vat): Prices from £70.00


All the training courses run by IFEDA have been awarded CPD status from The Construction CPD Certification Scheme read the full release.

Please note: Receiving training from IFEDA does not entitle you, or your company, to display the IFEDA logo this is for full members only: passing a course is not membership – membership of IFEDA is separate from training.