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Level 2 Award in Fire Risk Assessment

Designed to give learners a comprehensive understanding of all aspects of fire safety and highlights the competencies required of fire risk assessors.  

Online assessments £38.00 (not offered paper-based, prices are excluding VAT).

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Level 2 Award in Fire Risk Assessment

Designed to give learners a comprehensive understanding of all aspects of fire safety and highlights the competencies required of fire risk assessors.  

Online assessments £38.00 (not offered paper-based, prices are excluding VAT).

Each year, people die or are seriously injured as a result of fires at work. In addition to the tragic loss of life and personal suffering, fire costs UK businesses millions of pounds from damage to property, loss of business, fines, compensation claims and increased insurance premiums.

Under the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005, the responsibility for fire risk assessment in any workplace lies with the 'responsible person' and they will be held accountable. The online assessment task relates directly to the candidate's workplace and tests the application of learning in a practical context.

Level 2 Award in Fire Risk Assessment qualification is regulated by the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF).

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What does it cover?

Level 2 Award in Fire Risk Assessment qualification covers the reasons for conducting fire risk assessments, understanding the main legislation relating to fire risk assessment and determining the responsible person. It gives the learner a risk assessment approach to fire safety and highlights the competencies required of fire risk assessors.

The course covers the principles of the fire triangle and fire prevention; the main causes of fire in different occupancies; recognising fire hazards in the workplace and identifying the location of people at risk. These crucial topics and several more create a comprehensive programme on a subject designed to save lives and protect property.

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How does it work?

Approved Centres are provided with learning materials and they subsequently deliver the training (recommended six hours). Candidates complete an online risk assessment task. Tasks are marked by independent examiners and the results are issued within 20 working days and certificates follow by post within 10 working days

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We invite you to apply to become an Approved Centre and benefit from teaching the Level 2 Award in Fire Risk Assessment qualification as well as others from our comprehensive list. For more details about delivering our qualifications, see how to become an Approved Centre. It’s extremely straightforward and ultimately rewarding for your organisation.

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Assessments are comprehensive and clearly laid out, so that candidates can easily understand the process. The examination is comprised of 30 multiple choice questions. All our qualifications are developed to the very highest standards.

If you have any questions about our Level 2 Award in Fire Risk Assessment qualification, please contact us on +44 (0)20 3510 8355 or email [email protected].

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