Fire Extinguisher AwarenessOnline Training Course

This Fire Extinguisher Awareness online training course raises awareness of the different types of extinguishers and how to use them.  The course covers the basic components of fire, fire classification used in the UK, selecting the correct extinguisher, actions to be taken before using an extinguisher and how to use the various types of fire extinguisher.

Our Fire Extinguisher Awareness training course includes access to the online training resources, the online Fire Extinguisher Awareness Test and a downloadable Fire Extinguisher Awareness Certificate on successful completion of the course.

Our Fire Extinguisher Awareness online training course and test is fully approved by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) and the CPD Certification Service. This is your assurance of quality.

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  • 1 User

    £15.00 + VAT per user

  • 2 to 9 Users

    £12.00 + VAT per user

  • 10 to 49 Users

    £10.00 + VAT per user

  • 50 to 99 Users

    £7.50 + VAT per user

  • 100+ Users

    £6.50 + VAT per user

Access your course 24/7 via the internet
Most people complete this course in 60 minutes
RoSPA and CPD cetification service approved
Download your certificate on completion

Overview

  • Our ‘coordinators dashboard’ enables you to allocate your purchased course(s) to student(s) and to monitor their progress – we frequently add new functions to the dashboard
  • The price includes access to all the materials that the student needs to complete their course – there are no hidden charges (e.g. to take the test or to receive the certificate)
  • Once the coordinator enrols the student on the course, the student has 90 days to complete the course and take the online test
  • On successful completion of the course and test, the student can download their certificate and a copy is emailed to the coordinator
  • ROSPA approval gives you assurance that the technical content of this online training course has been independently audited and approved
  • CPD Certification Service approval gives you assurance that this online training course conforms to universally accepted standards for continuing professional development (CPD)

Course content

Our online Fire Extinguisher Awareness training course covers:

  • Why you need to know about fire extinguishers
  • The basic components of fire
  • The way fires are classified in the UK
  • Types of fire extinguishers used in the UK
  • Before using a fire extinguisher
  • Using a water fire extinguisher
  • Using a foam fire extinguisher
  • Using a dry powder fire extinguisher
  • Using a carbon dioxide fire extinguisher
  • Using a wet chemical fire extinguisher
  • Fire blankets

Assessment

Our Fire Extinguisher Awareness online training course includes an end of course test. Please see the assessment section for more information.

End of course assessment

The end of course assessment demonstrates the student’s understanding of the information contained within the course. It must be passed to download the course certificate.

  • The assessment is taken online – the student does not need to attend an assessment centre
  • The assessment consists of multiple-choice questions
  • Students must achieve at least 70% in the assessment to pass it and download their course certificate
  • Students that do not pass the test can retake it at no extra cost (provided it is completed within 90 days from enrolment)

Save by purchasing for more than one user

This course can be purchased as a single course, or you can save money by purchasing it for more than one user (multiple courses must be purchased at the same time to receive the discount). Multi-course discounts are shown on this page.

Save by purchasing as part of a bundle offer

You can also save costs by purchasing this course as part of a bundle offer. The bundle is made up of several approved-courses, including this one. Current bundle offers are shown on this page.

Purchasing your course(s)

You can purchase your course(s) online using a debit/credit card. To purchase online, simply click on the purchase button on this page and select how many users you want the course for when prompted. To pay over the phone, please call 0333 733 1111 between 0900 and 1700 hours Monday to Friday. Please contact us at [email protected] if you would rather pay by BACS transfer.

Receiving login details

You will be sent an email (from [email protected]) that will contain instructions for accessing your dashboard and allocating your course(s) to students. Please check your SPAM / JUNK folder if you do not receive the email as it may get blocked by your firewall. If you have not received it within one hour and it is not in your SPAM / JUNK folder, you can email [email protected] for a copy to be sent to you.

Accessing the course

Your nominated Coordinator will be able to enrol students on their courses. They will receive an email containing the student’s login details. These will need to be forwarded on to the student for them to use.

The course materials will work on any internet enabled device running an up to date internet browser. Each student will have 90 days from the date of enrolment to log on and complete their course. The course does not need to be completed in one sitting.

Students can log out and return any time up until the course is completed or until the 90 day access expires.

Course certificate

Students can download the course certificate as soon as they pass the online test. A copy of the certificate will be emailed to the Coordinator.

Course expiry

Courses not allocated to students will expire after 12 months from purchase.
Courses allocated to students will expire on completion of the course or after 90 days from the original enrolment (whichever is sooner).

Fire Extinguisher Awareness Certificate

Students that complete this course are awarded a RoSPA approved and CPD certified Fire Extinguisher Awareness Certificate, which may be downloaded immediately.

Frequently Asked Questions

No. There is some overlap with those courses, but this course goes into more detail about: selecting the correct fire extinguisher; actions to take before using a fire extinguisher; and actions to take when using the various types of fire extinguisher

It is not our place to tell you when you must retrain people. Employers must decide themselves on the basis of risk and guidance provided by the regulator. That said, because the cost of online training is so cost effective, most of our customers retrain their employees every year.

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