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Fire Safety for Early Years (CPD Accredited)

This interactive and comprehensive online course provides an awareness of fire safety in early years settings and is suitable for all staff working...

£17.5 + VAT

Duration:             1-2 hours

Access:                 This online course can be completed on any PC or mobile device. Learners can study  at their own pace and log in and out as often as they wish

Features:             Appeals to all learning styles with interactive quizzes, video and audio features

Allows learners to work at their own pace, testing their knowledge as they progress through the course

Assessment:      Self checks after each section of the course and a short end of course multiple    choice assessment

Certification:     On successful completion, learners can download a certificate as evidence that they  have passed the course.

Accreditation:  This course has been approved by the CPD Accreditation Group and qualifies for 2 CPD points

It has been developed in line with national fire safety legislation and Ofsted guidelines for early years settings and is mapped to Level 2 on the RQF.

The syllabus includes:-

  • The importance of Fire Safety
  • Fire Safety requirements in Early Years settings
  • Fire Risk Assessment
  • The Main Causes of Fire
  • How fire starts – The Fire Triangle
  • Heat / ignition sources and managing them safely
  • Electrical Equipment
  • Fuel sources and managing them safely
  • How fire spreads
  • Fire Hazards – how fire harms you
  • Controlling Fire
  • Fire Safety Procedures
  • Role and Responsibilities of the Fire Marshal
  • Practising Fire Drills
  • Evacuation