QA Level 1 Award in Fire Safety Awareness (RQF)

  1/2 Day course    Refresher training recommended every 3 years Ofqual regulated

Course OverviewWhat's CoveredFurther Information
  • The QA Level 1 Award in Fire Safety Awareness (RQF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification designed for those who want to increase their awareness of fire safety in the workplace.
  • Candidates will learn basic fire safety principles in order to ensure they are keeping themselves and others in the workplace safe at all times.
  • They will also learn what to do in the event of an emergency and the simple measures that can be taken to control the risk of fires.
  • With subjects covered in just half a day, this course is an ideal way to ensure that all employees have a good understanding of fire safety, whilst minimising disruption to your organisation’s day to day activity.
  • Causes of fires in the workplace
  • The costs of fires in the workplace for employers, employees and society
  • Basic fire safety duties and responsibilities
  • Actions to be taken in the event of a fire
    Principles of fire risk control

    • Key elements for effective fire risk management:
    • The fire triangle and controlling fire risks
    • Fire risk control measures
    • Fire prevention measures
  • Safe use of portable fire-fighting equipment
  • Fire safety equipment checks