Level 2 Award in the Principles of Fire Safety (RQF)
The objective of the qualification is to support those involved in the management of fire safety within the workplace. This includes managers, supervisors, team leaders, fire wardens (marshals) and staff working in any area where there is a potential risk of fire.
Learners gaining this qualification will know that fire safety is the responsibility of everyone in the workplace and will recognise the causes of fire and common hazards. They will know the steps within a fire risk assessment and how to reduce the likelihood of fires.
How long will it take me to achieve this qualification?
The total qualification time (TQT) for this qualification is 7 hours and of this 6 hours are recommended as guided learning hours.
TQT is an estimate of the total number of hours it would take an average learner to achieve and demonstrate the necessary level of attainment to be awarded with a qualification, both under direct supervision (forming guided learning hours) and without supervision (all other time). TQT and GLH values are advisory and assigned to a qualification as guidance.
How is the qualification assessed?
This qualification is assessed by a 45 minute multiple-choice examination, where the learners must answer 12 out of 20 questions correctly to pass.
Credit value: 1
Learners successfully completing this qualification may wish to progress onto further qualifications, such as:
- Level 2 Award in Health and Safety within the Workplace (RQF)
For more details, please contact a member of our training team.
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