Fire safety training courses

Fire safety training courses NEAR BANBURY, OXFORDSHIRE

Fire safety training courses for Banbury, Brackley, Buckingham, Daventry, Milton Keynes, Towcester, Warwick and surrounding areas.

WE ARE DELIGHTED TO ANNOUNCE THAT WE NOW ALSO OFFER ONLINE COURSES - SEE BELOW FOR DETAILS

Workplace fire safety courses

Fire safety training for Fire Marshals and staff

We currently offer both online and face to face fire safety training courses to suit your needs. Please see full details below including course syllabus and pricing.

How much does this fire safety e-learning cost?

£15 per person

Workplace fire safety courses

How long is the course?

We recommend that you allow up to 1 hour to complete this e-learning

Workplace fire safety courses

Is this course accredited?

This e-learning course is a Highfield Qualifications accredited programme.

E-LEARNING
Introduction to Fire Safety in the Workplace

Who is this suitable for?

This introductory session is recommended for anyone where there is a requirement to understand fire safety. It is ideal to use as part of induction for new staff members or as a stand-alone course.

It will help you and your business understand the risks of fire and the steps that can be taken to mitigate the risk of fire. 

How does it work?

This e-learning is available to use on multiple platforms such as tablets, PCs and laptops with an internet connection. For the best experience we recommend that you do not use on mobile phones.

Once registered, we will provide you with access to the Learning Management System (LMS) of our partners, Highfield E-learning, where you will be able to work your way through the course at your own pace, logging in and out as often as you want.

You will be assessed at the end of the course by a short multiple-choice question quiz.

Course syllabus

The course provides an overview of fire safety. It outlines from the very basics of how fire starts and spreads, through to risk assessments and managing risk, as well as outlining the legal obligations of different people in the workplace and their roles and responsibilities relating to fire safety.

Areas covered

  • Introduction to fire safety
  • Fire classification
  • Fire safety legislation

 

  • The characteristics of fire
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Actions in the event of fire

E-LEARNING
Fire Safety in the Workplace

Who is this suitable for?

This course offers a comprehensive guide to best practice when it comes to fire safety. Ideal for managers, supervisors, team leaders, fire marshals and staff working in any area where there is a potential risk of fire.

The course is also ideal for employee inductions, as refresher training for existing staff or for those looking to go on to achieve a recognised level 2 fire safety qualification.

How does it work?

This e-learning is available to use on multiple platforms such as tablets, PCs and laptops with an internet connection. For the best experience we recommend that you do not use on mobile phones..

Once registered, we will provide you with access to the Learning Management System (LMS) of our partners, Highfield E-learning, where you will be able to work your way through the course at your own pace, logging in and out as often as you want.

You will be assessed at the end of the course by a short multiple-choice question quiz.

Course syllabus

The course outlines from the very basics of how fire starts and spreads, through to risk assessments and managing risk, as well as outlining the legal obligations of different people in the workplace and their roles and responsibilities relating to fire safety.

Areas covered

  • The fire triangle
  • Hazards associated with fire
  • Fire protection
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Fire safety briefings
  • Fire risk assessment
  • Roles & responsibilities

 

  • Causes of fire
  • How fire spreads
  • Fire classification
  • The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order
  • Employees’ responsibilities
  • Actions in the event of fire
  • Assessing and managing risk

How much does this fire safety e-learning cost?

£30 per person

Workplace fire safety courses

How long is the course?

We recommend that you allow up to 3 hours to complete this e-learning

Workplace fire safety courses

Is this course accredited?

This e-learning course is a Highfield Qualifications accredited programme.

How much does this fire safety course cost?

In-house (up to 16) £200

All costs include a Certificate.

PRACTICAL EXTINGUISHER TRAINING CAN BE ADDED FOR AN EXTRA COST

Workplace fire safety courses

How long is the course?

3.5 hours (excluding breaks)

Workplace fire safety courses

Is this course accredited?

Yes, valid 3 years

Award in Fire Awareness at Work (Level 1 RQF)

Who is this suitable for?

This qualification provides the knowledge and understanding of fire safety required for employees in low to medium risk workplaces.

Which candidates can attend?

The recommended minimum age for this qualification is 14 years.

When and where does the course take place?

Typically delivered over 3.5 hours (excluding breaks), this training can take place at your workplace on a date and time to suit you.

Course syllabus

This qualification provides knowledge related to fire safety in the workplace, including the need for safe evacuation.

1. Understand the hazards and risks associated with fire in the workplace.

  • List the elements of the fire triangle
  • Outline methods of smoke and fire spread
  • Give examples of how the risk of fire can be lowered in a workplace

2. Know how to use a range of fire controls.

  • List common fire controls in a workplace
  • Explain how to use a range of fire controls including:
         • Fire Exits
         • Fire Doors
  • Explain the importance of clear routes or travel
  • Describe how to use a range of portable fire extinguishers

3. Understand the importance of a prompt and safe evacuation of the workplace.

  • Outline the actions to be taken on hearing a fire alarm
  • Outline how a safe evacuation can be undertaken in a workplace
  • Outline how members of the public and visitors should be alerted to the presence of a potential fire

Award in Fire Safety for Marshals (Level 2 RQF)

Who is this suitable for?

This course provides the knowledge and understanding required for those acting as fire marshals in the workplace. It offers a comprehensive guide to best practice when it comes to fire safety. Ideal  for managers, supervisors, team leaders, fire marshals and staff working in any area where there is a potential risk of fire. The course is also ideal for employee inductions, as refresher training for existing staff or for those looking to go on to achieve a recognised level 2 fire safety qualification.

Which candidates can attend?

The minimum age to undertake this qualification is 14 years.

When and where does the course take place?

This is a 6 hour course completed on the same day. Training can take place at your workplace on a date and time to suit you.

Course syllabus

This is a qualification that indicates an individual can undertake a specific role in the workplace and that may be relied upon by employers.

1. Understand the hazards and risks associated with fire in the workplace.

  • List the elements of the fire triangle
  • Outline methods of smoke and fire spread
  • Give examples of how the risk of fire can be lowered in a workplace

2. Know how to use a range of fire controls.

  • List common fire controls in a workplace
  • Explain how to use a range of fire controls including:
         • Fire Exits
         • Fire Doors
  • Explain the importance of clear routes or travel
  • Describe how to use a range of portable fire extinguishers

3. Understand the importance of a prompt and safe evacuation of the workplace.

  • Outline the actions to be taken on hearing a fire alarm
  • Outline how a safe evacuation can be undertaken in a workplace
  • Outline how members of the public and visitors should be alerted to the presence of a potential fire

4. Know how to support individuals during an evacuation

  • Outline what is meant by the term personal emergency evacuation plan
  • Explain when a personal emergency evacuation plan would be implemented
  • List ways of supporting an individual during an evacuation

5. Understand the roles of the fire marshal in the workplace

  • Explain the actions to be taken by a fire marshal during an evacuation
  • Outline how to undertake a search of a workplace
  • Outline the information that should be passed to the emergency services
  • Outline the day-to-day duties of a fire marshal

How much does this fire safety course cost?

In-house (up to 16) £350

All costs include the provision of a Fire Safety
Manual as well as full certification.

PRACTICAL EXTINGUISHER TRAINING CAN BE ADDED FOR AN EXTRA COST

Workplace fire safety courses

How long is the course?

6 hours (excluding breaks)

Workplace fire safety courses

Is this course accredited?

Yes, valid for 3 years

Can we help with any questions?

If you’re looking for specific fire safety training or have any questions about our current courses, we’d love to hear from you.
Pick up the phone and talk to us today on 07795 066 899 or 01280 706 205.
Alternatively send us a message and we’ll respond as soon as we can.

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