The objective of this qualification is to support learners in any workplace, particularly new starters, where a basic understanding of fire safety is required.


Learners gaining this qualification will know that fire safety is the responsibility of everyone in the workplace.  They will recognise the common causes of fire and identify actions to take in the event of a fire.

Level 1 Principles of Fire Safety

  • By the end of the course learners will:

    • Understand the hazards and risks associated with fire in the workplace
    • Understand how fire risk is controlled in the workplace