A big well done to the Office staff at Veteran Fire Safety Ltd on all passing the HABC Level 2 Award in Fire Safety (QCF)

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Learning   Outcomes

Assessment   Criteria

The learner will:

The learner can:

1. Understand the hazards and risks associated with fire in   the workplace

 1. Explain how fires are caused in the workplace

2. Describe the components of the fire triangle.

3. Identify the hazards during or after a fire, including the   products of combustion.

4. Describe the characteristics of fire and smoke spread. 

2. Understand how fire risk is controlled in the workplace

 1. State the different methods used to identify and control   fire hazards.

2. Define the term ‘means of escape’ in relation to fire   hazards.

3. Outline typical components for means of escape from fire   hazards.

4. Describe methods of fire detection and raising the alarm.

5. Describe the principle of how fires are extinguished.

6. Describe how portable fire-fighting equipment should be   used safely.

7. Identify common fixed fire-fighting systems and where they   might be used. 

3. Understand the principles and practice of fire safety   management at work

 1. Outline the duties of employers and employees with respect   to fire safety in the workplace.

2. Outline how to undertake a simple fire safety inspection in   the workplace.

3. Describe the stages involved in a fire risk assessment. 

4. Understand the role of the nominated fire warden

 1. State the role and function of fire wardens in their   workplace:

• on a day-to-day basis

• during an emergency

• if they are not in their designated areas of responsibility   when the alarm is raised.

2. Outline the content of a fire safety briefing. 

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