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.

This qualification can be achieved in just 1 day.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

To register for this qualification, learners are required to be 14 years of age or above. It is also recommended that learners have a minimum of level 1 in English or equivalent.

This qualification is approved for delivery to learners aged 14+

WHAT DOES THE QUALIFICATION COVER? 

Topics include:

  • Hazards and risks
  • The control of fire risk
  • Principles and practice of fire safety management at work
  • The role of the nominated fire warden

This qualification can be achieved in just 1 day.

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HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE ME TO ACHIEVE THIS QUALIFICATION?

The total qualification time (TQT) for this qualification is 7 hours and of this 6 hours are recommended as guided learning hours.

TQT is an estimate of the total number of hours it would take an average learner to achieve and demonstrate the necessary level of attainment to be awarded with a qualification, both under direct supervision (forming guided learning hours) and without supervision (all other time).

HOW IS THIS QUALIFICATION ASSESSED?

This qualification is assessed through a  20 question multiple-choice e-examination that must be completed within 45 minutes.

Successful learners will have to demonstrate knowledge across the unit content and correctly answer 12 or more to achieve a pass.

COST OF COURSE:

£132 per learner
(£110 + VAT)

HOW TO REGISTER TO TAKE THIS COURSE?

Level 2 First Safety Course availability can be viewed on our BOOK A COURSE page.

Alternatively:

  • Contact our office on 01382 322330
  • Contact the trainer by Mobile / WhatsApp on 07858415722.

Please let us know how your course is to be funded on your initial contact with us:

  • Self-Funded
  • Employer-Funded
  • or funded by Skills Development Scotland ITA (Individual Training Accounts can help with upto £200 funding towards your course cost depending on candidate eligibility).

Available courses through ITA Funding for Hawkhill Training can be found and applied for through Skills Development Scotland here.