The costs associated with fire are significant from physical costs including destruction of property, loss of income and increased insurance premiums, through to immeasurable, profound costs including loss of life, severe injury and reputational damage. However, fire is preventable.

  • According to government statistics, there are 15,000 fires in workplaces and places where people gather in England every year. That’s 40 fires a day.

    Highfield’s Fire Safety in the Workplace Short Course is designed to help you and your business understand the risks of fire and the steps that can be taken to mitigate the risk of fire. It will provide the knowledge required to prevent fire and protect people from harm.

    The course outlines from the very basics of how fire starts and spreads, through to risk assessments and managing risk, as well as outlining the legal obligations of different people in the workplace and their roles and responsibilities relating to fire safety.

    Learners are assessed at the end of the course by multiple-choice questions.

    • The fire triangle
    • Causes of fire
    • Hazards associated with fire
    • How fire spreads
    • Fire protection
    • Fire classification
    • Fire extinguishers
    • The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order
    • Fire safety briefings
    • Employees’ responsibilities
    • Fire risk assessment
    • Actions in the event of fire
  • This e-learning course is a Highfield Qualifications accredited programme. More information is available here.

    No prior knowledge needed.

    Learners are assessed at the end of the course by multiple-choice questions.

    This e-learning course is available to use on multiple platforms such as tablets, PCs, and laptops. All you need is an internet connection. Learners simply log on to the Highfield Learner Management System (LMS) and work their way through the course, along with the scenarios that provide them with real-life context.

    Learners will receive a Highfield e-learning completion certificate, which is downloadable upon successfully finishing the course.

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