Bowthorpe Fire Service Training & Development Centre


  • Fully Equipped Training Rooms x 5
  • Live Fire Training Equipment (Fire Marshal/Extinguisher)
  • Training Tower
  • Breathing Apparatus Chamber (Including Confined Space Simulation ‘Rat Run’)
  • Drager PSS7000 Breathing Apparatus Sets
  • Shower & Changing Rooms
  • Large External Training Area/ Drill Yard
  • Fully Equipped Fire Appliance/Engine
  • Evac Chair Training Facility
  • Mess Hall x 40 Covers (Light lunch included with some courses)
  • Disabled Access
  • Designated Free Car parking


Max Capacity: N/A

All open courses are based at Bowthorpe Training Centre

(Unless stated otherwise).

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Fire Training Centre, Barnard Road, Bowthorpe, Norwich, NR5 9JB




Courses at this venue:

Featured courses

Fire Risk Assessment Introduction Fire Risk Assessment Introduction

Duration: Full day (7 hours)

Location: On/Off Site

Fire Risk Assessment Introduction

Objectives: The delegate will be able to:- Produce & maintain a current working Fire Risk Assessment Evaluate current fire safety measures within the workplace Gain an overview of the Regulatory…

Fire Marshal Course (Inclusive of Fire Extinguisher Practical) Fire Marshal Course (Inclusive of Fire Extinguisher Practical)

Duration: Half day (3.5 hours)

Location: On/Off Site

Fire Marshal Course (Inclusive of Fire Extinguisher Practical)

Our Fire Marshal course is our most popular training course. Suitable as a refresher course for those who have previously had training or for new Fire Marshals. The course has…


"As a result of attending these courses I have taught my sons that there are different ways to get out of our house in a fire situation… "

— Procurement Specialist (Norfolk County Council) Fire Marshal Course

"Excellent and thorough communication. would highly recommend. "

— Stock Control (Rainbow Wholefoods) Emergency First Aid at Work Course

"A well constructed and thought provoking course. "

— Health & Safety Manager (Aeropak) Fire Risk Assessment Introduction Course

"Really enjoyed the course was quite an eye opener. Really well delivered with a good mix of practical + Theory.. "

— Process Technician (British Sugar Newark) BA Initial Course