Principles of Fire Safety Awareness - Level 1

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Overview Although you may not be directly working in employment that requires you to know fire safety, it is still …


Although you may not be directly working in employment that requires you to know fire safety, it is still an important safety aspect. If you are a new employee your employer will want you to follow induction training that will involve fire safety awareness. The Principles of Fire Safety Awareness – Level 1 course will provide comprehensive knowledge on fire safety.  The course will give learners a clear understanding on the steps to take in case of a fire and what protocol to follow when a fire breaks out. The course is ideal for beginners but advanced learners can also use this as a refresher course and gain further awareness on fire safety.

The Principles of Fire Safety Awareness – Level 1 course will introduce learners to fire safety awareness, fire risk control and practical fire safety protocol. Learners will know what exactly to do in case of fire and how to safeguard themselves.

The Principles of Fire Safety Awareness – Level 1 course will give learners insight on fire hazards and fire risks. The course will provide the necessary tools to equip learners on what to do if a fire starts in a building and to be prepared for emergency evacuation. Individuals will learn about workplace safety zone and fire exits.   

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  • Gain a clear understanding of the safety protocols to adhere to during a fire emergency.
  • Learn about the principles of fire risk control.
  • Learn what action steps to take in a fire hazard.
  • Learn how to manage a fire emergency.
  • Understand employee roles and responsibilities in case of a fire hazard in the workplace.
  • Gain a clear understanding of fire extinguishers and other fire handling equipment.
  • Apply fire safety practices to avoid fire hazards and fire risks in the workplace.

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course. The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.

  • All employees undertaking induction training
  • Employees who have no specific fire safety roles
  • The course is suitable for all levels of employees and managers
  • Anyone with an interest in fire safety awareness

At the end of the Principles of Fire Safety Awareness - Level 1 you will be evaluated through an online multiple choice exam. In order to complete this programme successfully and gain your professional qualification.

Those who successfully complete the course will be awarded the Level 1 Certificate in Principles of Fire Safety Awareness by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health. It will make you valuable to employers, and your motivation at gaining new skills will be recognised.

CIEH (The Chartered Institute of Environmental Health) has been supporting professionals since 1883 and an awarding body for the environmental health sector. CIEH has been instrumental in developing several environmental standards in the public and health sectors contributing greatly to the overall wellbeing on a global scale. They set a high standard of improving public health and influencing policy. They provide educational opportunities and training for environmental health professionals working across the public and private sectors. It is with a vision to provide and support a healthier, cleaner and safer environment for all. 

Once you successfully complete the Principles of Fire Safety Awareness - Level 1 you will gain an accredited qualification that will give your career the jump start you have always wanted. With this qualification you can further expand your education or go onto work in numerous positions that will also put you in line to demand a higher salary or job promotion. The average UK salary per annum is calculated according to The certification will enable employees in the capacity of Junior and Senior workers, including Supervisors and Managers to gain high earning positions within the industry.

  • Health & Safety Coordinator - £22,250 per annum
  • Health & Safety Manager - £34,651 per annum
  • Environmental Health & Safety Manager - £40,329 per annum
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Course Curriculum

1: Introduction to Fire Safety Awareness
1.1 Introduction
1.2 Causes and effects of workplace fires
1.3 Duties and responsibilities
1.4 Actions to be taken in the event of a fire
1.5 Fire prevention measures
1.6 Summary
2: Fire Risk Control
2.1 Introduction
2.2 Fire risk management
2.3 Fire triangle
2.4 Fire risk control measures
2.5 Reporting fire safety issues
2.6 Summary
3: Practical Fire Safety
3.1 Introduction
3.2 Portable fire-fighting equipment
3.3 Fire classification system
3.4 Fighting electrical fires
3.5 Main types of fire extinguishers
3.6 Simple fire extinguishing safety checks
3.7 Summary

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    Lincoln Wilson

    June 03, 2019
    Thank you Study365!

    Loved his course. I was able to learn a lot through Study365. Really liked the content which I learnt and it was very interesting to learn about fire safety and how to protect myself and others from a fire.

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    Melody Cox

    May 22, 2019
    A truly wonderful learning experience

    I specifically liked the fact that I could study online from wherever I am. Not having to come for classroom courses is actually plus point of this course. Leant many new things about fire safety awareness in different contexts

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