NEBOSH Certificate in Fire Safety & Risk Management

Course Title: NEBOSH Certificate in Fire Safety & Risk Management
Course Description A fire can have a devastating effect on an organisation; 77% of businesses experiencing a major fire never fully recover. The NEBOSH Fire Safety and Risk Management Certificate is a qualification for those with fire safety responsibilities in the workplace. It was launched in 2005 and is already established as a popular qualification.
Learning Content Unit 1 NGC1 – Management of Health and Safety

  • Foundations of Health and Safety
  • Health and Safety policy
  • Organising for health and safety
  • Planning and implementation
  • Monitoring, review and audit
  • Incident investigation, recording and reporting

Unit FC1 Fire Safety and Risk Management

  • Managing Fire safety
  • Principles of fire and explosion
  • Causes and prevention of fire
  • Fire protection in buildings
  • Safety of people in the event of a fire
  • Fire risk assessment

Unit  FC2 – Practical Fire Risk Assessment

Suitable for Managers, supervisors and staff who need to ensure that their organisation meets its responsibilities under the fire safety legislation. Courses leading to this qualification should equip holders to carry out fire risk assessments of most workplaces and identify a range of fire protective and preventative measures required. It is also suitable for people moving into fire safety advisor roles.
Course Recognition The NEBOSH National General Certificate meets the academic requirements for Technician membership (TechIOSH) of the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) and Associate membership (AIIRSM) of the International Institute of Risk and Safety Management (IIRSM).
Assessment and Qualification Units NGC 1 and FC1are taught units each assessed by one two-hour written examination. Candidate’s scripts are marked by external examiners appointed by NEBOSH.Unit FC 2 is assessed by practical assessment within the delegate’s premises where appropriate. To test the application of taught health, safety and fire principles by conducting a fire risk assessment. This must be completed within 14 Days of the written examination. The practical examination is internally assessed by the course provider and externally moderated by NEBOSH
Course Duration 11 Days – one day workshops including revision
Costs £1395.00 Plus VAT includes – NEBOSH Registration, assessment, workbook, refreshments and buffet lunch