Fire Safety

Fire Safety - Level 2 (RQF)

The Fire Safety Level 2 course allows candidates to develop their basic fire safety awareness. It is particularly useful for employees who are to have a designated responsibility for workplace fire safety, for example as fire wardens or fire marshals, and provides the knowledge that will allow them to carry out duties relating to fire safety and emergency procedures.

Course content

Understand the hazards and risks associated with fire in the workplace

  • How fires are caused
  • Components of the fire triangle
  • Hazards during or after a fire
  • Characteristics of fire and smoke spread

Understand how fire risk is controlled in the workplace

  • Methods used to identify and control fire hazards
  • “Means of Escape”
  • Fire detection Principles of extinguishing fires
  • Common fixed fire fighting equipment

Understand the principles and practice of fire safety management at work

  • Duties of employers and employees
  • Simple fire safety inspections
  • Fire Safety Risk Assessments

Understand the role of the nominated fire warden

  • On a day to day basis, in an emergency and if they are not in their designated area when alarm is raised
  • Contents of a fire safety briefing

Course duration: One-day course
Assessment method: 30 question multi-choice exam.

Ofqual accredited: Yes

Price includes course manual, exam fees and a Qualsafe Fire Safety Level 2 certificate on passing the course.

Price: £95 per person Group rate 10 -12 people: £840

Discount available for courses held at your premises, please contact us for more information.

Please note, travel expenses may be charged separately for courses held at client's premises.


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