Over a half day period, Learners will learn basic fire safety principles, including: causes of fires in the workplace, basic fire safety duties and responsibilities, principles of fire risk control, safe use of portable fire-fighting equipment and more.
Ofqual regulated? Yes
Number of Units: 1 mandatory unit
Guided Learning Hours: 4
Credit Value: 1
Assessment: 1 x Theory assessment (Multiple Choice Question Paper) and continuous formative assessment conducted throughout the course.
Qualification Valid For: Refresher training recommended every 3 years
QA Level 1 Award in Fire Safety Awareness (QCF)
Learners must be at least 16 years old on the first day of the training. There are no other formal entry requirements but to benefit from the learning we advise that Learners have a minimum of Level 1 in literacy or numeracy or equivalent.