NEBOSH National Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management

Ensuring your employees route to safety in the event of a fire

Who is it for?

The NEBOSH National Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management 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 your business, as it sets out clearly the steps and methods for reducing the potential for an incident related to fire.

What will I learn?
  • Meeting legal compliance with the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005
  • How to conduct and complete fire risk assessments 
  • Applying preventative or control measures to reduce risks

Course Details

  • Location: Portsmouth
  • Duration: 12 Days (One day a week)
  • Member: £1,676
  • Non-Member: £1,972

All fees subject to VAT

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Course Overview
  • NGC1: Management of health and safety
    • Health and safety policy
    • Organising for health and safety
    • Promoting a health and safety culture
    • Risk assessment in context
    • Principles of control
    • Monitoring, review and audit
    • Incident investigation, recording and reporting
  • FC1: Fire safety and risk management
    • Managing fire safety
    • Principles of fire and explosion
    • Causes and prevention of fires
    • Fire protection in buildings
    • Safety of people in the event of fire
    • Fire safety risk assessment
  • FC2: Fire safety practical application
    • Risk assessment in a work context


The syllabus requires 70 hours delivered tuition and completion of 55 hours of private study. Delegates must sit and pass two exams (NGC1 and FC1) and submit a practical risk assessment project (FC2).


Additional Information

No previous environmental knowledge is required, however the standard of English of candidates studying for this programme must be such that they can both understand and articulate the concepts contained in the syllabus.


Course Dates
Course commences;

15 March 2018

Company Sponsored Option

This course is also available as a company sponsored option which is for your delegates only, this is a flexible solution and can be tailored to reflect your business needs, delivered on a date, time and place to suit you - please contact us.

Group Discounts

Take advantage of these discounts when booking this course;

5% off for 2-3 people
8% off for 4-5 people
12% off for 6 or more people

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