HABC Level 2 Award in the Principles of Fire Safety (RQF) - March 2019
The Training and Recruitment House
Key Qualification Facts
As a Training Organisation, The Training and Recruitment House is accredited by TQUK/HABC/IOSH. This course leads to certification in the Highfield Qualifications Level 2 Award in the Principles of Fire Safety.
Qualification number: 603/1614/7
Learning aim reference: 60316147
Credit value: 1
Assessment method: Multiple-choice examination - 20 questions - minimum requirement 12/20.
Guided learning hours (GLH): 6
Total qualification time (TQT): 7
In order to complete this qualification, learners are required to:
• Be a minimum of 14 years of age.
There are no prerequisites for this qualification, although it is recommended that learners have a minimum of Level 1 in literacy/English or equivalent.
This Qualification is available as a Classroom or a Blended version. In the Blended Version you will complete the learning online then attend a classroom assessment.
How do I book onto the Course?
You can book your place Online or contact us on 02838 39 45 80
You can also email us at [email protected]
In a hurry to start today? Complete the course online.
This course costs £55 inclusive of VAT, assessments, books and materials. Discounts are available for multiple and group bookings.
1. Understand the hazards and risks associated with fire in the workplace
1.1 Define the following key terms:
• Means of escape
1.2 Identify the common causes of fires in the workplace
1.3 Describe how the components of the fire triangle affect a fire
1.4 Identify hazards during or after a fire, including the products of combustion
1.5 Describe how fire can spread
2. Understand how fire risk is controlled in the workplace
2.1 Outline the steps within a fire risk assessment
2.2 Describe ways to reduce the likelihood of a fire and improve safety within the workplace
2.3 Identify the elements of a means of escape
2.4 Identify methods of detection and raising the alarm
2.5 Identify types and uses of fire-fighting equipment
2.6 Outline the duties of employers and employees in fire safety in the workplace
2.7 Identify the role of fire wardens in their workplace:
• On a day-to-day basis
• During an emergency
• If they are away from their designated area of responsibility when the alarm is raised
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