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Fire Safety in the Workplace

Fire Safety training for staff is a legal requirement in the UK under the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005. Fire is the probably the biggest risk threat to life that most people face at work, killing around 50 people and seriously injurying over 2000 people every year.

This course is ideal for all staff who need a basic understanding of fire safety. The course will help minimise the risk of fire in the workplace. It covers vital subjects such as the common causes of fire and the appropriate actions to take in the event of a fire, including how to escape safely from the scene.

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Course FAQs

  • Why do I need to take this course? Open or Close
    Under the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 employers are legally required to provide information, instruction and training to employees about fire precautions in the workplace. This course helps you fulfil this obligation.

    This course will benefit all staff, increasing their awareness of their own safety, as well as the safety of customers, service users, patients, contractors and the general public. It will also protect your business.

    From a practical point of view this course provides a convenient and cost-effective way to train your staff. Staff complete the course and can print the certificate immediately upon completion.
  • What does the course cover? Open or Close
    The course covers the following topics: 
    The triangle of fire
    Common causes of fire
    How to raise the alarm
    Evacuation procedures including assembly points
    Calling the emergency services
    Evacuation including people’s behaviour
    Safety features within buildings
    Choosing the right extinguisher
    Using an extinguisher
    When not to use an extinguisher
    Using a fire blanket
    Fire Legislation
  • How long will the course take to complete? Open or Close
    Between 1 and 2 hours depending on how quickly you study.  If you need to pause the training or wish to complete the course in stages, the system will allow you to log back in at a later date/time and will automatically remember where you left off.
  • What is involved in doing the course? Open or Close
    The course has interactive activities, DVD clips, information slides and practice assessment questions throughout, ensuring an interesting and informative course. 

    Many previous learners have said they've found the course very informative, useful and enjoyable.
  • How long will the certificate be valid for? Open or Close
    3 years.
  • How much does the course cost? Open or Close
    The cost for one certificate is £22, this decreases to £17.50 for multiple purchases.
    Click here for more details. Re-takes are free of change.  All prices exclude VAT.
  • How is the course assessed? Open or Close
    There is a short multiple choice assessment at the end of the course. A ’Fire Safety Awareness' certficate is awarded to everyone who achieves at least 21 marks out of 30.
  • What does the certificate look like? Open or Close
  • What next? Open or Close
    There are 5 Simple steps to gain your Fire Safety Awareness certificate:
    - Press the "Add To Basket" button and fill out your personal and payment card details
    - A registration email will be sent out to you immediately, with joining instructions and log in details
    - Log in
    - Complete the course
    - Print your certificate
  • How do I pay? Open or Close
    We accept all major debit and credit cards through our secure payment system so you can buy with confidence.

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Discounts available when you buy 10 or more courses

1-9 certificates£22+VAT per person
10-19 certificates£19+VAT per person
20-24 certificates£18+VAT per person
25+ certificates£17.50+VAT per person
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