NEBOSH Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management - Distance Learning

NEBOSH Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management - Distance Learning

SSG can offer a unique distance learning package for those delegates who prefer to study NEBOSH National Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management.


The NEBOSH National Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management is a qualification for those with fire safety responsibiities in the workplace.  The syllabus has been mapped against the 'Company Criteria for Fire Risk Assessors' which has been produced by the Fire Risk Assessment Competency Council.


This qualification should equip holders to carry out the fire risk assessments of most low risk workplaces, and identify the range of fire protective and preventative measures required.


This course has been specifically designed for those who need to ensure that their organisation meets its responsibilities under fire safety legislation.  These could include managers, employee representatives, those working in facilities management and those persons wishing to start a career in fire safety or occupational safety and health.


Course Programme:


Unit NGC1 - Management of Health and Safety



  • Element 1 - Foundations in Health and Safety

  • Element 2 - Plan

  • Element 3 - Do

  • Element 4 - Check 

  • Element 5 - Act


Unit FC1 - Fire Safety and Risk Management



  • Managing fire safety

  • Principles of fire and explosion

  • Causes and prevention of fire and explosions

  • Fire protection in buildings

  • Safety of people in the event of a fire

  • Fire safety risk assessment


FC2 - Fire Safety Practical Assessment


Course Duration:


An appropriate time scale for undertaking distance learning is 6-12 months depending on learning undertaken by the individual.  Exams are held four times a year at our Plymouth Training Centre.  Publiclications can do and change annually so additional fees will occur after 12 months.


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