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Qualify at Home Highfield Level 2 Award in the Principles of Fire Safety

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The Highfield Level 2 Award in the Principles of Fire Safety is aimed at anyone involved in the management of fire safety who are based in any area where there is a potential risk of fire. Learners gaining this qualification will know that fire safety is the responsibility of everyone and will recognise the causes of fire as well as knowing common hazards, the steps in a fire risk assessment and how to reduce the likelihood of fires.

 

The ‘Qualify at Home’ course allows you to learn and qualify from home, wherever you are, whatever your circumstances and to sit a regulated exam under conditions set out by Ofqual, in your own home.

Who is the Course For?

This qualification is aimed at anyone involved in the management of fire safety in any workplace. This includes managers, supervisors, team leaders, fire marshals (wardens) and staff working in any area where there is a potential risk of fire. Learners gaining this qualification will know that fire safety is the responsibility of everyone in the workplace and will recognise the consequences of fire in any premises.

Syllabus

  • Hazards, risks and means of escape
  • Common causes of fire in the workplace
  • Hazards during or after a fire
  • How fire can spread
  • The steps within a fire risk assessment
  • The types and uses of fire-fighting equipment
  • The role of fire wardens in the workplace

Prerequisite

  • It is recommended that learners have a minimum of Level 1 literacy and numeracy or equivalent.
  • The recommended minimum age to undertake this qualification is 14 years.
  • Must have access to the internet to complete course and assessment
  • Must have a smartphone for pre assessment checks
  • Must have a computer with a webcam in a secluded area for the assessment
  • There are no other pre-requisites for this qualification.

Course Duration

6 contact hours.
Good Skills Training normally deliver this course 09:30 – 16:30.

Awarding Body

Highfield Qualifications

Qualification Code

603/1614/7 (QAH)

Delivery Type

Face-to-Face. This course can be delivered and assessed online through the Qualify at Home system, contact us for more information.

Maximum Learners Per Tutor

12

Assessment Method

Multiple choice exam paper.

Re-Qualification

Requalification of the Highfield Level 2 Award in the Principles of Fire Safety is carried out by attending another Highfield Level 2 Award in the Principles of Fire Safety Course every 3-years.

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