Most fires can be prevented. Everybody within the workplace has responsibility for fire safety. The key to avoiding fire within your business is understanding factors and behaviours within your business and carrying out a thorough assessment to minimise risk
This course will equip learners with the knowledge and skills to avoid the risk of fire in your business.
This course offers a comprehensive guide to best practice when it comes to fire safety. Ideal for managers, supervisors, team leaders, fire marshals and staff working in any area where there is a potential risk of fire.
The course is also ideal for employee inductions, as refresher training for existing staff or for those looking to go on to achieve a recognised level 2 fire safety qualification.
- Introduction to fire safety
- The characteristics of fire
- Fire safety legislation
- Assessing and managing risk
Who Is It Aimed At?
This course is particularly useful for managers, supervisors and fire marshals and all staff working in any area of the business where there is the potential risk of fire. It is also ideal for anyone taking a level 2 fire safety qualification. The course can also be used as part of the on-programme element of the new apprenticeship standards, supporting the knowledge, skills and behaviours apprentices need to effectively integrate into the workplace.
Prerequisites: No prior knowledge needed.
Duration: 2 – 3 hours.
Assessment: Learners are assessed at the end of the course by multiple-choice questions.
Certificated: Yes – ETS branded, Highfield endorsed completion Certificate which is downloadable on completion