FSA Award in Fire Safety Awareness

About The Course

The qualification is an ideal introduction into fire safety awareness for employees and a strong basis for undertaking further fire safety training. The qualification provides learners with an understanding of the key principles of fire safety from cause to prevention and response.

Syllabus

• How fires are caused • Cost of fires in the workplace • Duties of employers • Duties of employees • Role of the Fire Warden • Fire detection and raising the alarm • Fire risk assessment • Components of the fire triangle • Fire risk control measures • Controlling fire hazards • Understanding fire • Safe use of equipment • Firefighting systems

Entry Requirements

The qualification is available to learners aged 14 or over but a learner cannot assume a responsibility in the workplace until they reach the age of 16. It is recommended that learners should have a minimum of Level 1 in literacy or equivalent to undertake this qualification

Ratio

The class ratio for this qualification is a maximum of 16 learners to 1 Trainer/Assessor.

Location

on site or at our training centre
Training Centre Address
Unit 11 Old Forge Trading Estate
Dudley Road
Lye
DY9 8EL