E-LEARNING – Fire Safety in the Workplace


Course syllabus

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.

Areas Covered 

  • The fire triangle
  • Causes of fire
  • Hazards associated with fire
  • How fire spreads
  • Fire protection
  • Fire classification
  • Fire extinguishers
  • The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order
  • Fire safety briefings
  • Fire risk assessment
  • Roles & responsibilities
  • Actions in the event of a fire


Who is this suitable for?

This course is particularly useful for managers, supervisors and fire marshals and all staff working in any area of the business where there is the potential risk of fire. It is also ideal for anyone taking a level 2 fire safety qualification.

The course can also be used as part of the on-programme element of the new apprenticeship standards, supporting the knowledge, skills and behaviours apprentices need to effectively integrate into the workplace.

How does it work?

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

We will provide you with access to the Learner Management System (LMS) of our partners at Highfield E-learning and you can work your way through the course at your own leisure.

You will be assessed at the end of the course by multiple-choice questions.

How long does it take?

We recommend that you allow up to three hours to get the best out of this e-learning.

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