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Level 3 Certificate in Fire Risk Assessment £1399.00 - Gatwick

ABOUT THE QUALIFICATION

Overview

The need for this Fire Risk Assessment qualification is due to the Government’s Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 (RRO), which requires fire risk assessments to be carried out by a ‘competent’ person. 

 

This qualification provide learners with the knowledge suitable for fire risk assessors that are acting either in-house or as an external consultant acting as a ‘competent person’ as defined by the RRO. 

 

The purpose is to allow learners to demonstrate that they are capable of carrying out fire risk assessments and have the under-pinning knowledge needed, at the required depth and to confirm occupational competence. 

 

Achievement of these qualifications will provide learners with the required knowledge and skills to work within the sector specialising in this area.


Who can take this qualification?

This qualification is aimed at those who intend to carry out fire risk assessments as ‘competent persons’ as required by the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 (RRO). 

 

Individuals enrolling onto this qualification will typically be either conducting risk assessments at small and medium sized premises either in-house or as an independent consultant or be wanting to learn how to undertake fire risk assessments

 

This qualification is specifically designed to enable learners to demonstrate their ability to undertake this work, this qualification is suitable for both in-house fire risk assessors and independent consultants.


How long will it take to complete this qualification?

The awarding body of this qualification (ABBE ) suggested that the total qualification time is 300 hours, we feel this qualification can be completed in 2-4 months.


How will I complete this qualification?

To complete this qualification a portfolio of evidence needs to be completed and submitted to the awarding body (ABBE). The portfolio is made up of 1 assignment workbook and other evidence such as emails, Risk Assessment Method Statements, Fire Risk Assessment Reports  and other work product evidence.

 

Face to Face (Classroom)

You can attend one of our Face to Face training sessions in Gatwick.

A 4 day course which covers all of the knowledge and teaches you the skills to conduct Fire Risk Assessments. Which is then followed up by the completion of of an assignment pack and the submission of evidence.

 

Online (Zoom/Teams)

Our online sessions will run similar to classroom sessions but will be delivered via zoom/teams.

A 4 day course which covers all of the knowledge and teaches you the skills to conduct Fire Risk Assessments. Which is then followed up by the completion of of an assignment pack and the submission of evidence.

 

Self Study (Seasoned Fire Risk Assessors Only)

Once you are enrolled you will be allocated a tutor/assessor and you will work together to complete the qualification. The different types of work and activities that you will undertake to complete the qualification include, online sessions, submission of work product such as Fire Risk Assessment Reports, correspondence between yourself and clients/stakeholders, self study units, assignments, witness testimonies  

There are no EXAMS to complete to achieve this qualification.


Qualification Structure

There are 4 mandatory units which must be completed

 

Mandatory Units-

1) Work in a safe and professional manner

2) Fundamental principles and concepts for fire risk assessment

3) Prepare to undertake fire risk assessments

4) Undertake and report on fire risk assessments


What's Next?

Level 4 Diploma in Fire Risk Assessment, if you have completed the Level 3 Certificate in Fire Risk Assessment then, you will only need to complete units 5&6 of the Level 4 Diploma to achieve this Qualification.

Unit 5) Advanced principles and concepts for fire risk assessment

Unit 6) Undertake and report on fire risk assessments for all buildings (except complex buildings)

 

Career Opportunities If you are looking to progress into the Fire Risk Management Industry, this qualification will equip you with the skills and knowledge to apply for Fire Risk Assessment roles, or provide consultancy services 

 

Professional Registrations

Upon completion of this qualification you may be able to apply for the following professional registrations...

Associate Member with the International Institute of Risk & Safety Management (AIIRSM)  

Associate Member with the Institute of Fire Safety Managers (AIFSM)

Event Details

Event Date 6th March 2023
Event End Date 9th March 2023
Individual Price £1,399.00
Training Provider Vraxis Safety Solutions