Health & Safety Short Courses

Fire Safety
1HABC Level 2 Award in Fire Safety
Qualification Number: 501/1448/7
Credit Value: 1

This qualification is ideal for anyone involved in the management of fire safety in the workplace. Subjects covered include hazards and risks, controlling fire in the workplace, the principles and practice of fire safety management at work and the role of the nominated fire warden.

The HABC Level 2 Award in Fire Safety is accredited and recognised internationally.

How long is the course?
This qualification usually involves attending a one-day course but can be achieved through a variety of methods including classroom, blended and distance learning provided that the learning hours are met.

How is the qualification assessed?
It is assessed by a multiple-choice examination, taking a maximum of 60 minutes to complete. You must answer at least 20 out of 30 questions correctly to successfully complete the qualification.

What next?
You may progress onto further courses, such as:

Level 3/4 Fire Risk Assessment
HABC Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace

These qualifications are ideal for those in a management role or who will be involved with risk management.
2Fire Safety Level 2
This course is ideal for anyone taking, or looking to achieve, a Level 2 fire safety qualification and is suitable for all those involved with fire safety in the workplace. This includes managers, supervisors, team leaders, fire wardens (marshals) and staff working in any area where there is a potential risk of fire. Training modules are:

Introduction to fire safety
The characteristics of fire
Fire safety legislation
Assessing and managing risk

The online content is fully interactive and uses exercises based on real-life scenarios. There is also the option to complete the Qualification Credit Framework (QCF) assessment.

How long is the course?
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How is it assessed?
Knowledge is assessed via multiple-choice questions at the end of each module. On completion of the course, you will receive a personalised HABC commended certificate.