Each year, people die or are seriously injured as a result of fire in the workplace. Fire can cost businesses vast amounts of money, sometimes causing them to close permanently. It is vital for businesses to ensure that their premises meet fire safety regulations, while ensuring all employees and visitors know what action to take in the event of fire
Who Should Attend?
This qualification helps candidates to develop their existing knowledge of workplace fire safety. It provides a thorough understanding of the formal fire risk assessment process for non-complex, low or normal risk premises.
Responsible persons who wish to carry out their own fire risk assessment, or are appointed to assist with this duty.
It is particularly useful for business owners, managers and supervisors, but will benefit anyone contributing to the fire risk assessment process.
Learners will develop their knowledge and skills in fire safety, including:
- How fires are caused,
- The risks associated with fire,
- Principles of fire safety management at work,
- Understanding the role of a fire warden and more.