Fire Safety Awareness – Course Summary
The Fire Safety Awareness qualification will benefit anyone in a work environment as it provides candidates with an understanding of the key principles of fire safety, including measures to prevent fires occurring and actions to be taken in the event that a fire does break out.
It is appropriate equally for those with no specific fire-safety role within the workplace and as an introduction for those who intend to move on to further fire safety training. It will also benefit those who are starting a new job – as part of an induction programme.
Validity of Course
This qualification does not expire
Length of Course
3 hours contact
Successful completion of the training programme and assessment will enable candidates to develop:
- General knowledge and understanding of fire safety in the workplace
- A foundation knowledge of the risk controls associated with fire in the workplace
- Knowledge of the main types of fire safety equipment.
The candidates are assessed by an examination paper consisting of 15 multiple choice questions to be completed in one hour under examination conditions.
Progression is to the Level 2 Award in Fire Safety / Fire Marshal