Dorset Health and Safety Limited, an ELCAS approved training provider based in Wiltshire continues to have growing success with the delivery of the NEBOSH National Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management
Who is the qualification for?
This qualification provides the underpinning knowledge required by people with fire safety responsibilities at work. It is particularly relevant for those who contribute to or review fire risk assessments within low to medium risk workplaces.
What does the course cover?
The NEBOSH National Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management covers the following key topics:
- Management of health and safety
- Managing fire safety
- Principles of fire and explosion
- Causes and prevention of fires and explosions
- Fire protection in buildings
- Safety of people in the event of fire
- Fire safety risk assessment
Learners will be able to complete a fire safety risk assessment of a workplace. In particular, to:
- Identify fire hazards in the workplace
- Identify people who could be at risk should a fire start
- Assess the adequacy of existing fire safety measures to control risk
- Assess the risk of fire occurring
- Assess the speed at which fire and smoke could spread once started
- Assess the risk to people from fire
- Where necessary, recommend additional fire safety measures to further reduce risk
- No previous health and safety or fire safety knowledge is required.
The qualification is divided into three units:
- NGC1: Management of Health and Safety
- FC1: Fire Safety and Risk Management
- FC2: Practical Fire Risk Assessment
How Long in the Course and How Much Does It Cost?