CIEH Level 2 Award in Fire Safety Principles

Fire Safety Courses

CIEH Fire SafetyThe Level 2 Award in Fire Safety Principles course allows candidates to develop their basic fire safety awareness. It is particularly useful for employees who are to have a designated responsibility for workplace fire safety, such as fire wardens or fire marshals, and provides the knowledge that will allow them to carry out duties relating to fire safety and emergency procedures.

Who needs this qualification?

This course is designed for employees who hope to develop their basic fire safety awareness, in order to assist their employer by undertaking more specific fire safety roles in the workplace, such as fire wardens, marshals and stewards.

Training Programme

• Causes of fire in the workplace
• Fire hazards
• Characteristics of fire and smoke spread
• Fire control methods
• Means of escape
• Fire detection and raising the alarm
• Extinguishing fires
• Fixed fire-fighting systems
• The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005
• Legal duties and penalties
• Fire risk assessment
• Fire safety inspections
• Role of the fire warden
• Induction briefings

Qualification Information

Duration: One-day course
Asssessment Method: Multiple choice examination

Ofqual Accredited
Ofqual reference: 501/0340/4

Prerequisite: None, although basic fire safety awareness to Level 1 standard is recommended.

Please Note: We do not provide scheduled courses for individuals to attend