NEBOSH Fire Certificate Course

The NEBOSH Fire Certificate is designed for managers, supervisors, personnel responsible for fire safety and aims to equip holders to contribute to the conduct and review of fire risk assessments and fire preventative and protective measures within most workplaces.

The NEBOSH Fire Certificate course is targeted at delegates who have successfully completed the NEBOSH General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety or the Management of Safety and Health (Unit NGC1) in the last 5 years.

NEBOSH Fire Units

  • Unit FC1 – Fire Safety and Risk Management
  • Unit FC2 – Practical Fire Risk Assessment

Important Please Note:

Unit NGC1 of the NEBOSH General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety is not usually included within the price of this course. However, some courses in our search results may include the unit, this is will be indicated in the ‘Specific Date Details’ section within the scheduled course information. If you wish only to sit unit FC1 or you would like clarification on this matter please contact us on FREEPHONE 0808 1966 830 prior to booking.

What You’ll Learn During the Fire Safety Course

  • Understand the legal framework relating to fire and health and safety
  • Appreciate the purpose and procedures of investigating fires in the workplace
  • Outline the principles behind ignition and spread of fire and explosion in work premises
  • Identify the causes of fire and explosion and outline appropriate control measures to minimise fire risks
  • Advise on the means of fire protection and prevention of fire spread within buildings
  • Advise on the development and maintenance of a fire evacuation procedure
  • Use a simple fire risk assessment technique to determine risk levels and assess the adequacy of controls

Examination Body

  • National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH)

Virtual Online Study Option [Live Tutor]

  • Envico offer the virtual NEBOSH General Certificate online course as an alternative study option. All you need is a recent handheld device, modern laptop or personal computer and access to reliable broadband internet. You can study online at home or at work at your own pace and convenience.