Passive Fire Training Courses

Understanding Timber Fire Doors, Maintenance and Inspection

Target Audience

This course is suitable for: Fire Door Installers, Responsible Persons, NVQ Assessors, Industry Inspectors, Fire Door Surveyors, Project Managers, Site Supervisors, & Fire Risk Assessors.

Key Features

  • Benefit from industry professionals as course instructors, providing real-world insights and practical tips
  • Access comprehensive course materials, including trainingEXP‘s door maintenance guidance and door inspection survey document
  • Engage in interactive group-based investigation modules which test your inspection and fault-finding skills
  • Take part in regular quizzes on various industry topics throughout the course
  • Develop a thorough understanding of the different types of timber fire doors, including Nominal, door sets, and door assemblies
  • Participate in a live inspection of fire door sets installed on our training wall.
  • Discover and highlight potential faults and issues, allowing you to develop a keen eye for identifying problems in real-world scenarios.
  • Experience our cutting-edge VR software, allowing you to deconstruct a fire door and conduct comprehensive fire door checks

Upon Completion

The course finishes with a multiple-choice exam. Once you have passed the assessment your credentials will be submitted to FireQual. The certificate can be used to demonstrate your competency as a working fire door professional. The certificate is valid for 3 years from the date of completing the assessment.

If you would like to know more, feel free to contact us at or 0330 056 7347

Course outline

Part Course Content
Introduction to Timber Fire Doors
Fire Door Industry Regulations and Guidance’s
Timber Fire Doors Construction Types
Timber Fire Door Types & Considerations
3rd Party Product Certification
Identification / Certification Labelling on Fire Doors
trainingEXP Fire Door Fault Gallery
Investigating the Misuse of Expanding PU Foam
Fire Door Industry Standards
Practical Inspection of a Certified Timber Door-sets
Multiple Choice Exam

About the course

Our 1-day course empowers delegates with the skills and knowledge required to inspect, install, and maintain timber fire door systems. The training also provides essential information on regulatory requirements and guidelines, including the Regulatory Reform Fire Safety Order (RRFSO) and Approved Document B.

In addition, delegates will have access to valuable insights into sourcing fire door test evidence and industry guidance on installation and maintenance. Our expert trainers will guide you through every step of the process, offering practical advice and real-world scenarios to enhance your skills and understanding of fire door systems.

This course is designed to educate and empower not only tradespeople in the industry but also individuals in roles of responsibility for managing fire doors. Covering the three essential aspects of installation, maintenance, and inspection, our training equips participants with comprehensive knowledge and practical skills.

We give utmost importance to adhering to test specifications and current British Standards throughout the training. Understanding and implementing these standards is crucial for meeting all regulatory requirements.

By emphasising the significance of these standards, we ensure candidates are well-prepared to navigate the complexities of fire door management.

Why take three separate courses for Installation, Maintenance & Inspection when our course combines all three topics into one convenient and comprehensive package?


Start your journey to expertise in just two minutes. Quickly register and secure your spot in the training course, setting yourself on the path towards becoming a certified professional in timber fire door systems.


Experience hands-on training with the latest tools. Our courses offer a flexible approach, with on-site and off-site options available. Wherever you are, we deliver the training you need to become a skilled expert.


Demonstrate your understanding by completing the course assessment. Our assessment process is simple and ensures that you have grasped the key concepts, enabling you to move forward confidently.


We waste no time in recognising your accomplishments. Before you know it, you will receive your well-deserved certificate, validating your competence and enhancing your professional profile.


Our training empowers you with the skills and knowledge to confidently handle timber fire door systems, including installation, inspection, and maintenance. Feel confident to ensure fire safety in any setting upon completion.

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