This Level 1 Award in Fire Safety Awareness (QCF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification designed for those who want to increase their awareness of fire safety in the workplace.
Candidates will learn basic fire safety principles in order to ensure they are keeping themselves and others in the workplace safe at all times. They will also learn what to do in the event of an emergency and the simple measures that can be taken to control the risk of fires.
With subjects covered in just half a day, this course is an ideal way to ensure that all employees have a good understanding of fire safety, whilst minimising disruption to your organisation’s day to day activity.
This Fire Safety Level 1 course is designed for all employees as an introduction to ﬁre awareness and is an excellent ingredient in the induction programme of new employees. It deals with how ﬁres can occur and what to do in the event of a ﬁre.
3 hours in the classroom
Causes of fires in the workplace
The costs of fires in the workplace for employers, employees and society
Basic fire safety duties and responsibilities
Actions to be taken in the event of a fire Principles of fire risk control
- Key elements for effective fire risk management
- The fire triangle and controlling fire risks
- Active and passive risk control measures
- Fire prevention measures
Safe use of portable fire-fighting equipment
Fire safety equipment checks
All our Fire Safety training courses will be issued a Certificiate, subject to successfully completing the test paper.
A maximum of 16 students are allowed and must be a minimum of 14 years of age and a certiﬁcate can be offered to all, subject to assessment. A student cannot assume a responsibility in the workplace until they reach the age of 16, and then it is the employer’s responsibility to ensure that the student is suitable for that role. The certiﬁcate will expire as dated on the certiﬁcate, irrespective of age.
Fire Safety Awareness Level 1 (Half Day Course)
Course cost is only £30 + VAT per person
(includes certification and a Fire Safety handbook to keep)
Booking a course
We can arrange to deliver our Fire Safety training courses in your workplace to groups of 6 or more. Courses delivered in your workplace can be delivered during business hours or on evenings and weekends to suit your needs. Bespoke training packages can be provided and we can offer discounts on block bookings. We pride ourselves on our flexible approach in meeting our client’s needs. Should you be interested in discussing your requirements in more detail please contact us.
We also offer a variety of online e-learning courses covering many areas including Food Safety/Hygiene, Health and Safety, Fire Safety, Manual Handling, Safeguarding, Customer Service and many other courses supporting working industries within Healthcare, Adult & Childcare settings and Business settings. The majority of our online e-learning courses are either accredited meeting the legal training required and/or independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.