Level 1 Award in the Principles of Fire Safety Awareness Training Course
Instil the principles of fire safety in your team.
All workplaces have a legal obligation to ensure their environment is safe when it comes to fire risks. Ultimately that comes down to ensuring your team have the required knowledge and understanding around fire safety.
The Highfield Level 2 Award in the Principles of Fire Safety (RQF) is aimed at anyone involved in the management of fire safety and is based in an area where fire is a risk.
Learners gaining this qualification will understand that fire safety is the responsibility of everyone, and will recognise the causes of fire, common hazards and fire risk assessments. It can support those already in a workplace role or learners preparing for employment.
Who requires this qualification?
This qualification is aimed at anyone involved in the management of fire safety who are based in any area where there is a potential risk of fire. Learners gaining this qualification will know that fire safety is the responsibility of everyone and will recognise the causes of fire as well as knowing common hazards, the steps in a fire risk assessment and how to reduce the likelihood of fires.
This qualification can be achieved in just 1 day.
- hazards, risks and means of escape
- common causes of fire in the workplace
- hazards during or after a fire
- how fire can spread
- the steps within a fire risk assessment
- the types and uses of fire-fighting equipment
- the role of fire wardens in the workplace
Duration: 1 day