Provides instructors with the resources to deliver WorkSafe Fire Awareness and Fire Marshal qualifications
The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 places responsibilities on employers to ensure all employees receive basic training on workplace fire safety.
An in-house trainer who understands the risks from fire at a specific workplace can deliver basic fire safety training to employees providing a cost-effective method of complying with fire safety legislation.
With our online training modules you can work through the course content at your own pace. This flexible course will ensure that you are equipped to deliver Fire Safety Awareness and Fire Marshal courses in your workplace.
Fire Safety Instructor Online
This course is delivered online via our e-learning portal. The course will take you through:
The WorkSafe Fire Safety Awareness and Fire Marshal courses cover the following topics:
Fire risk management
Use of fire extinguishers
Fire Marshal duties (Fire marshal only)
Assessment methods, including risk assessment
Assessment is comprised of:
End of course multiple choice assessment
To take the WorkSafe Fire Safety Instructor Course you must already hold:
A Level 3 or equivalent teaching award
A Fire Marshal qualification
Evidence of previous fire safety experience (NEBOSH qualification or previous fire instructor status)
WorkSafe deliver the Level 3 Award in Education and Training if you need to gain this qualification.
You will receive a comprehensive WorkSafe Instructor Kit containing materials for each training programme which includes:
Detailed, easy to follow lesson plans with clear learning objectives and timescales for every session.
Interactive, multimedia presentations on USB memory stick.
Practical and theoretical assessment materials.
Course administration materials.
Additionally, all WorkSafe instructors have access to the online WorkSafe Instructor Portal which enables easy course notifications, student registration, ordering of course materials and general administration support.
Following attendance on one of our instructor courses you will be able to register your organisation or company as a WorkSafe Training Provider.
Register your course via our online portal and purchase your student training packs.
Training packs are a single use product which ensure every WorkSafe student receives reference and assessment materials with post course certification. See our student training packs on our online shop.
WorkSafe Fire Safety instructors are required to refresh their own Fire Marshal qualification to ensure of compliance with current guidelines. WorkSafe offer a classroom course with practical fire extinguisher training included.
To maintain instructor approval you will need to:
WorkSafe operate an ongoing quality assurance system to ensure first aid trainers and organisations can meet the ‘Due Diligence’ checks required by the Health and Safety Executive.
WorkSafe quality control training through standardised student materials, fast turnaround of student certification and ongoing instructor verification to ensure subject compliance.