NEBOSH Certificate in Fire Safety

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The NEBOSH Certificate in Fire Safety is recognised globally by employers and professional memberships This qualification helps you learn and develop fire safety skills which can be applied in workplaces anywhere in the world.

The new NEBOSH Certificate in Fire Safety is a Level-3 qualification in fire safety risk assessment, prevention and management. This NEBOSH Fire Safety Certificate will give you a clearer understanding of the fire safety responsibilities and accountabilities placed on your organisation by the law and health and safety management systems.

The NEBOSH Certificate in Fire Safety is recognised as the quintessential fire safety risk management qualification. As health and safety regulations continue to become more stringent, it is vital we all proactively carry out fire safety risk assessments and engage with our fire safety responsibilities.

Ideal for individuals with fire safety responsibilities, shaping fire safety culture in low to medium risk workplaces, including Health and Safety Managers, Facilities Managers and Health and Safety Representatives. It is not aimed at those needing to undertake more complex or high fire risk assessments.

The course comprises two central units that will cover pivotal areas such as the core fundamentals of fire safety principles, risk and safety management and the prevention of fire risk.

This NEBOSH Fire Certificate will allow you to develop your fire safety skills and confidence to implement risk and safety management systems of work. You will be able to use effective fire risk assessments and influence behaviour in your organisation.

By providing practical advice and guidance on fire safety, you will meet any legal obligations and maintain a fire safety culture in a safe and compliant workplace

Course duration: 5 days

Course Module - Fire Safety

This unit covers the entire course providing a comprehensive level of fire safety training. It covers topics such as fire risk assessments and the stages of building evacuation. 

Fire Risk Assessment. The fire risk assessment has been developed around fire risk assessment standards such as the Home Office fire guidance and PAS79-1:2020.


The FSC1 open book exam is completed electronically and submitted through the NEBOSH exam portal.  You have 24 hours from 11am (UK time) on exam day to complete and submit your exam paper.  You will be presented with a scenario describing a realistic workplace and situation, and will have to carry out a series of tasks using the scenario provided and your knowledge gained throughout your learning.

The Fire risk assessment is a practical assessment based on a workplace. This can be completed at a place of work or at home, and is submitted by email according to deadline. You must successfully pass both units to achieve your full NEBOSH Certificate in Fire Safety

Benefits of achieving the NEBOSH Fire Certificate:

  • Boost your career prospects - NEBOSH Certificates are valued by employers globally
  • Gain solid technical knowledge in specialist fire safety to build on through practical application and experience
  • Make a real difference in improving the fire safety of your workplace

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 1345.0 Ex. VAT