Add to basket or enquire
Are you interested in studying one of our CPD courses?
This short, auto-marked programme will give you the knowledge you need to understand fire hazards and risks and how to effectively identify and control any hazards.
Section 1: Fire hazards and risks
In this section, you will learn about how fires are caused in the workplace, the fire triangle, hazards during or after a fire and the characteristics of fire and smoke spread.
Section 2: Controlling fire risks
This section will build your knowledge of identifying and controlling fire hazards at work. You will also learn what is meant by the term 'means of escape' in relation to fire hazards and will look at typical components of this. The principles of extinguishing fires will be covered, along with the use of portable firefighting equipment and fixed firefighting systems.
Section 3: Fire safety management
Upon completing this section, you will understand the duties of employers and employees in relation to workplace fire safety, how to undertake a simple fire safety inspection and the stages of a fire risk assessment.
Section 4: The role of the Fire Warden
In this section, you will work towards an understanding of the role and function of the Fire Warden and the contents of a fire safety briefing.
To complete this qualification, you will need to read the course information provided and pass the multiple-choice assessments at the end of each module. There are no exams or essay written assignments within this course, which proves for quick passing. All courses are auto-marked, which means you are able to receive your grade instantly.
You will have access to tutor support online, via email or via a phone call. You will be guided throughout your study via our Learner Management System (LMS).
Once you have successfully completed your Fire Safety Principles modules, you will receive a certificate from Aston College at the cost of £55.00 once you have completed.
PDF copies are also available should you require them at £9.99.
Study Hours are an approximate figure and are dependent upon how much time you can dedicate to your studies and how well you grasp the learning concepts in the course material. You should allow enough time to complete assignments/ question papers to ensure satisfactory outcomes are met.
Average study time: 4 hours
Who is this course for?
Firs Safety Officers or persons responsible for fire assembly in the workplace
Must be over the age of 16 years
Firs Safety Offices/Manager
Questions and answers
Currently there are no Q&As for this course. Be the first to ask a question.
Currently there are no reviews for this course. Be the first to leave a review.