1 or 2 Days
What is this qualification about?
The qualification will benefit those involved in the management of fire safety in the workplace. It provides you with knowledge of fire safety principles relevant to any workplace.
What does this qualification cover?
The course covers the hazards and risks associated with fire in the workplace; the fire triangle; how fire risk is controlled in the workplace; the principles and practice of fire safety management at work; and the role of the nominated fire warden.
Who is it suitable for?
It is particularly useful for employees who have a designated responsibility for workplace fire safety, for example as fire wardens or fire marshals, and provides the knowledge that will allow you to carry out duties relating to fire safety and emergency procedures. Previous experience isn’t necessary and the prior completion of units is not required. Candidates can enrol on this course prior to the age of 16.
What is the duration of the course?
The guided learning hours for this course is 9 which gives you 1 credit. The course can be delivered over 1 or 2 days. The minimum length of a session is 2 hours.
How is it assessed?
Knowledge only is assessed in this unit. Evidence of meeting each assessment criteria is required and this will be through evidence generated by the tutor and an end of course 30 question multiple choice examination. The examination is 45 minutes and the pass mark is 20 out of 30.
How can I be confident of quality?
We use an accredited ITC tutor who delivers these courses nationally.
How much will this cost?
The course costs £75+vat per person and this will include a two-course luncheon and unlimited tea and coffee. It also includes your registration fee which we pay to ITC First on your behalf, planning, delivery, photocopying, resources, a course manual, assessment, internal verification, course administration and certification.Sign Up Now