NEBOSH National Fire Certificate

Nebosh logoThe NEBOSH National Fire Certificate course is based on UK law and provides the knowledge required by people with fire safety responsibilities at work. It is particularly relevant for those who contribute to or review fire risk assessments within low to medium risk workplaces. Holders of this qualification help their organisation meet its fire safety responsibilities, leading to a safer environment for employees and visitors.

Who should attend?

  • Anyone with fire safety responsibilities at work

What will I learn?

The NEBOSH National Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management is based on UK law. It is made up of three units which must be successfully completed within five years to achieve the NEB0SH National Fire Certificate qualification

Unit NG1: Management of Health and Safety

  • Foundations in Health and Safety
  • Plan
  • Do
  • Check
  • Act

Unit FC1: Fire Safety and Risk Management

  • Managing Fire Safety
  • Principles of Fire and Explosion
  • Causes and Prevention of Fires and Explosions
  • Fire Protection in Buildings
  • Safety of People in the Event of Fire
  • Fire Safety Risk Assessment

Unit FC2: Fire Safety Practical Application

Assessment:

Units NG1 and FC1 of the NEBOSH National Fire Certificate are each assessed by a two-hour written examination. Unit FC2 is assessed by a two-hour practical assessment carried out in your workplace (or another suitable workplace).

How will I benefit?

  • Boost your career prospects; NEBOSH Certificates are valued by employers globally
  • Entitled to Associate Membership of IOSH (AIOSH) and meets the academic requirements for Technical Membership (TechIOSH)
  • Entitled to Associate Membership of the IIRSM (AIIRSM)
  • Entitled to Technician Membership of the Institute of Fire Prevention Officers (TIFPO)

What's included?

  • Detailed course notes

COVID-19: Important information on classroom-based training courses

BSI is closely monitoring UK Government Advice regarding the safety of classroom-based training courses. We’ve been working with all our venues to ensure that COVID secure measures are in place and a member of our team has visited each venue to personally check things over. Enhanced cleaning procedures have been implemented, food and beverage offers adapted, and meeting room layouts have been modified to enable socially distanced events – with anti-bacterial gel and wipes readily available.

If you have any questions regarding your booking of a classroom-based training course, please contact training@bsigroup.com or call +44 345 086 9000.