The NEBOSH Certificate in Fire Safety is the ideal choice for Facilities and Health and Safety Managers, Health and Safety Officers or anyone taking responsibility for conducting and managing fire risk assessments in business. It sets out clearly the steps and methods for reducing the potential for an incident related to fire.
FSC1: Fire safety and risk management
- Managing fire safety
- Principles of fire and explosion
- Fire protection in buildings
- Safety of people in the event of fire
- Fire safety risk assessment
FSC2: Fire safety practical application
- Risk assessment in a work context
Ensuring that companies understand and are able to meet legal compliance with the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005. Competent to conduct and complete fire risk assessments and gives internal ability to implement preventative or control measures to reduce risks.
No previous health and safety knowledge is required, however the standard of English required must be such that delegates can both understand and articulate the concepts contained in the syllabus. NEBOSH suggest that at least 20 hours of private study time is allocated in addition to the taught component.