Basic Fire Safety Awareness for Care Homes

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Basic Fire Safety Awareness for Care Homes

Basic Fire Safety Awareness for Care Homes

Our online fire safety training courses are aimed at all employees to assist them in identifying and reducing the risk that fire presents in the workplace.

This course covers the same content as the Basic Fire Safety course with additional content tailored specifically for employees that work in care homes.

Current legislation, The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005, applies to all workplaces regardless of the number of employees and requires employers to provide adequate training in fire awareness for all members of their staff.

Approved by CPD, IIRSM, Gatehouse Awards & IOSH


What’s Involved in the Course?

In this instructor lead training, you will follow our expert instructors as they guide you through the course. The course itself will be a mixture of video presentations, interactive quizzes and a test at the end. But don’t worry, the instructor will give you all the information you need to ace the test. After you complete the course, you will receive a digital certificate straight away.

Learning Objectives:
By the end of this course, you will be able to:
• Define the common causes of fire and understand how to reduce their risks
• Understand the chemistry of fire and its ability to spread through four specified methods
• Recognise the dangers of smoke
• Identify the fire safety features in buildings and understand their role in fire prevention,
management, and evacuation
• Understand the risks to consider if you discover a fire
• Recognise the different types of Fire Extinguishers and when to use them

What Do I Need to Take the Course?

As the course is fully online, you only need either a computer, tablet or smartphone and an internet connection. The course is fully responsive so will work across any device. What’s more, you can even save the course and pick it up again, in exactly the same place on another device.

Course Information

Estimated Time: 60 mins

Difficulty: All Levels


Who Should Take this Basic Fire Safety Awareness Course?

This course is suitable for anyone who works in a care home setting, regardless of their role.

This course can also form part of a more comprehensive health and safety training package.

Next Steps

If this course sounds right for you, simply click the ‘buy this course’ button and you will be taken to our e-learning platform, from here you can purchase the course through our secure payment gateway. Alternatively, if you would like to purchase multiple courses or discuss bespoke training packages, please the ‘multiple courses’ button.

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