Fire safety training is required for all organisations, and employees such as fire wardens, managers and supervisors must be familiar with workplace fire safety laws and legislation. This introductory Fire Safety Training Course is designed to teach you what procedures need to be in place and how to react professionally in the case of a fire emergency.
The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005, the Fire Safety (Scotland) Regulations 2006 and the Fire Safety Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2010 state that all employers must provide their staff with fire safety training and information. Some of the key fire safety principles you’ll learn are what causes a fire and how to prevent them, complying to safety laws in the workplace, evacuation procedures and housekeeping and maintenance.
This CPD accredited course includes expert video material which can be accessed from any device. You’ll receive a certified qualification on successful completion, which is recognised across the UK.
Who should take the course
This course is ideal for any individuals that work in any kind of premise, and wish to familiarise themselves with Fire Safety techniques. This can apply to;
- Office workers
- Factory workers
- Leisure centre workers
- Shop workers
- Warehouse workers
- Property owners
Once you’ve successfully completed your course, you will immediately be sent a digital certificate. Also, you can have your printed certificate delivered by post (shipping cost £3.99). All of our courses are fully accredited, providing you with up-to-date skills and knowledge and helping you to become more competent and effective in your chosen field. Our certifications have no expiry dates, although we do recommend that you renew them every 12 months.
By the end of the course, learners will be able to:
At the end of the course, there will be an online assessment, which you will need to pass to complete the course. Answers are marked instantly and automatically, allowing you to know straight away whether you have passed. If you haven’t, there’s no limit on the number of times you can take the final exam. All this is included in the one-time fee you paid for the course itself.
This introductory module will get a kick-start by defining the importance of fire safety. In this module, we’ll discuss the fire triangle, potentially dangerous ignition, fuel, and oxygen sources, and different types of fires with the examples of their potential sources. We’ll conclude this first module with the discussion on the roles and duties of the first responsible person, fire warden, and employees’ duties.
Fire safety legislation will be the central highlighted part of this second module. Throughout this module, you’ll be introduced with the essential criteria’s to meet the fire safety law requirements. You’ll also get to know about the main steps and key considerations of risk assessments and the step-by-step briefing of conducting the risk assessment. Finally, a brief discussion on daily or weekly risk assessments and fire safety enforcement will take place in this very module.
A module dedicated to various fire safety measures. Housekeeping, fire detection and warning systems and specific issues will be highlighted in this module. Learners will also get a solid understanding of different types of fire extinguishers and fire safety arrangements.
This final module is going to give learners an in-depth overview of the fire evacuation procedures. Different strategies of fire evacuation procedures, personal emergency evacuation plans (PEEP), and a brief description of fire drills will be discussed in this fourth module.